April 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 & Prayer Requests: Pastor Steve’s safely arrived in the US! Pray for good health and productive meetings during his visit and for a safe trip back to Kenya on April 16th. [...]

2010 Year in Review – Education Services

In 2010, the local Kenyan ministry, Camp Brethren Ministries (CBM), saw their vision for delivering quality education in the name of Christ to the children of Eburru realized when they opened their first schoolhouse. Previously, they had been teaching a select number of children in existing, makeshift buildings. In January 2010, the first official CBM [...]

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Katie & Kari in Eburru: Kari’s Highlights

I think Katie and I could write a book on all of what God has shown us and how He has grown us through this experience.  Below are just a few short vignettes about the people and ministry happening in the remote, Kenyan village of Eburru: Church Kenyan Style- The last two Sundays Katie and [...]

By |August 9th, 2010|Blog, Eburru, Education|Comments Off on Katie & Kari in Eburru: Kari’s Highlights

Katie & Kari in Eburru: Homeward Bound

Well, today is our last day in Kenya. We will be flying home tonight and should arrive at Dulles by 1:50 pm Tuesday. It was hard to leave Eburru yesterday but at the same time I think Kari and I are both looking forward to showers that aren’t in a bucket and toilets you don’t [...]

By |August 9th, 2010|Blog, Eburru, Education|Comments Off on Katie & Kari in Eburru: Homeward Bound

Katie & Kari in Eburru: School Days

“We have had many teams visit Eburru but your team that started David’s Hope International was the only one that caught the vision.” These last three days working at the  school have been so good. It is hard to believe that it only started 6 months ago. Currently, the school has three teachers and three full classrooms [...]

By |July 28th, 2010|Blog, Eburru, Education|Comments Off on Katie & Kari in Eburru: School Days

Live From Kenya Part 5 – Solvable Problems

Friends of David's Hope, As I try to sum up what I've seen, smelled, tasted and touched in the past two weeks here in Eburru, words fall short of describing the desperation of the situation here. The livelihoods of all living in this town and surrounding area are perilous, and if conditions do not improve, [...]

A Teacher’s Reflection on Education

By Katie Futrell As an educator in the public school system here in the United States, I was quite excited to be able to go to Kenya and see for myself what the schools are like in the villages of that African country. The differences were simply a shock to me as I saw such [...]

By |June 1st, 2009|Blog, Education|Comments Off on A Teacher’s Reflection on Education