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Congo Team: Anne Wright

Congo Team: Anne Wright

Since 2004, Anne Wright has served in mission and ministry on the Congo Team. She was invited on her first trip by Fay Grasty to fill in for another team member, but she had some hesitation whether it was the right time for her to go. While she and her husband...
You Are Most Welcome

You Are Most Welcome

Follow along with eight disciples as they travel to Bududa, Uganda to work with our partners at the Bududa Learning Center.  To experience so many intense, passionate emotions in one day seemed unfathomable… until today. As the newest members of the Uganda MPPC...
Bulldogs Matter

Bulldogs Matter

Now in its ninth year, Bulldogs Matter is an after-school academic and enrichment program at Alexander Graham (AG) Middle School with the mission to improve the academic, emotional, and social readiness for students entering high school. This partnership between...
No Such Thing as a ‘Typical Day’

No Such Thing as a ‘Typical Day’

Follow along with eight disciples as they travel to Bududa, Uganda to work with our partners at the Bududa Learning Center.  I am often asked to describe a typical day on a mission trip and quite honestly, I wrestle with how to answer this question. How do I describe...
Leg Ball, Anyone?

Leg Ball, Anyone?

Follow along with eight disciples as they travel to Bududa, Uganda to work with our partners at the Bududa Learning Center. What a day we had in Bududa! After a glorious hike the ‘back way’ to school, we experienced a school assembly, which is an entirely different...
Here to be Christians

Here to be Christians

Follow along with eight disciples as they travel to Bududa, Uganda to work with our partners at the Bududa Learning Center. This post was written by Kathleen price. We arrived in Bududa last evening, just as the sun was dipping below the...
Supportive Housing Communities

Supportive Housing Communities

Research shows that permanent supportive housing is one of the most effective ways to help people experiencing chronic homelessness, who are among the most vulnerable in our community. In permanent supportive housing, residents have housing and access to the support...
Bududa Learning Center

Bududa Learning Center

Through two major educational and vocational programs, the Bududa Learning Center is working to alleviate poverty in Uganda. Bududa Vocational Academy provides high school students with trade-specific skills in tailoring, bricklaying, IT, and more that will help them...
Urban Ministry Center

Urban Ministry Center

Urban Ministry Center (UMC) opened its doors in 1994 as a result of uptown congregations and businesses partnering to address the needs of the city’s poor and homeless with compassion. From the soup kitchen, counseling and support groups, to Room In the Inn (RITI) and...