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AUGUST MISSIONS FEATURED PROJECT – SOUTH SUDAN

Our project for August is South Sudan. This country continues to experience war and violence – many people have left and gone to Uganda to a refugee camp. The orphans we are supporting have been relocated to Uganda though the church buildings and schools are still being looked after in Yei and Ligitolo. There is much suffering and starvation in South Sudan and we need to remain faithful in our support of both the orphans and refugees in Uganda and the people remaining in South Sudan. We have Boo and Phyllis Hankins coming on Sunday, August 11th to speak and they will update us on what is happening with the orphans in Uganda. We will take up a collection at the end of service. Please be in prayer for the people of South Sudan who continue to suffer.

OTHER MISSION NEWS

  • Ark Singers – We sent $835 for our 2nd quarter donation.
  • Give a Kid a Chance – We were able to supply 500 packs of paper for the backpacks – THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!
  • UMCOR – Thanks to some individual donations $175 has been sent to UMCOR for disaster relief.
  • CRAFT/BAKE SALE – The date of the Men’s Barbecue and the Mission Craft/Bake sale is fast approaching (Saturday October 19th). Please be in prayer about how you can help us by providing baked goods or craft items to sell. Small baked items like cookies, brownies, fudge and cupcakes have been very popular and would be most appreciated. If you like making things, share your creative talents. All profits go to support our mission projects.

Jane Indyk for Chapel Hill Missions