The latest news and updates from Camp Brethren Christian Ministries in Eburru, Kenya. Camp Brethren is the David’s Hope local missions partner in Kenya.

Blog Post: Boys to Men by Kevin Wiley

No, not the motown Philly R&B group from the 90's. This Boys to Men story is a little different. It has to do with circumcision. In rural areas of Kenya, male circumcision is often a right of passage into manhood and it is not uncommon for males between the ages of 14-18 to have the [...]

By |February 3rd, 2012|Blog, News|1 Comment

Blog Post: Life Enabling Clinic – by Kevin Wiley

  The significance of electricity has already made a life changing impact on the services provided at Camp Brethren Medical Clinic. For several years leading up to 2011, the clinic has served the community of Eburru without power. During daylight hours the clinic was open to both children and adults to receive medical attention. However, [...]

By |January 21st, 2012|Blog, News|3 Comments

January 2012 Praise and Prayer Requests

Please join us in praying for the work in Eburru and in praising God for the mighty ways in which He answers our prayers! Praises: For a solid foundation and continued growth in our child sponsorship program Mike S. has volunteered to serve as the new David's Hope new accountant! Over 400 generous donors and [...]

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Blog Post: Going Mobile by Kevin Wiley

The village of Eburru is in the bush. In American terms that equates to “the sticks”, “the boonies” or “middle of nowhere”. All of which pretty adequately describes the remoteness of it. So, it is interesting that one of Camp Brethren Ministries' (CBM) ongoing service projects is making the clinic mobile and taking it to [...]

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Blog Post: Things are Changing by Kevin Wiley

I traveled to Eburru, Kenya in December on behalf of David's Hope. It's the third time I have visited and the second time in 14 months. Back in October 2010, I was impressed to see the amount of change that was taking place in Eburru as a result of Camp Brethren Ministries (David's Hope's local [...]

By |January 10th, 2012|Blog|1 Comment

Blog Post: Mission Improbable by Marc Taylor

Mission Improbable: 
Lessons from my mission trip to Eburru by Marc Taylor This is a memoir of sorts, certainly more than a mere “blog post”, although that is the ostensible reason for why I finally decided to sit down and commit my personal memories and reflections to paper. This might not have happened without the [...]

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Christmas Catalog: End of Year Giving to Help Eburru

Your money goes a long way in Eburru! It is amazing what a blessing even the smallest donations are in this remote African village. As you go about your Christmas preparations, we ask that you consider making a one time or monthly donation to David's Hope International.  Check out our Christmas Catalog for some gift options [...]

By |December 3rd, 2011|Blog|Comments Off on Christmas Catalog: End of Year Giving to Help Eburru

Blog Post: David’s Hope Leadership Retreat Recap

This past weekend, the David's Hope Leadership team and some of our awesome volunteers were able to sneak away to the mountains to do some planning for the year to come and just bond as a team and get to know one another better. It was pretty cool to get away with folks from a [...]

By |November 20th, 2011|Blog|Comments Off on Blog Post: David’s Hope Leadership Retreat Recap

November 2011 Praise and Prayer Requests

Please join us in praying for the work in Eburru and in praising God for the mighty ways in which He answers our prayers! Praises: A new bull was born and is healthy. The support of many generous donors, sponsors and prayer partners Teacher's dorm construction is going well and just needs the roof to [...]

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Pumpkin Carving Night – Oct 22nd

On Saturday, October 22nd at 4 pm Kelly Hastings and Britney Butler are hosting a Fall Pumpkin Carving Party/David’s Hope International Fundraiser at Britney’s House ( 518 2nd Street, SE Washington, DC). Please bring a pumpkin and we will supply the knives, stencils, fall themed snacks, and hot apple cider! We will talk about what [...]

By |October 20th, 2011|Blog|Comments Off on Pumpkin Carving Night – Oct 22nd