Connector Articles

Trip Report: Connecting with Faith Leaders in Uganda


December 13, 2017

It was jackfruit season in Uganda. Driving down rural roads, I’m always amazed at how the huge jackfruit (up to 100 lbs) stay on the trees that can be up to 50 feet high. In September, I spent a week with CCIH member the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau…

by Mona Bormet

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Empowering Faith Leaders to End AIDS Stigma


December 11, 2017

In the photo above, Reverend Pearson Banda of the Reformed Church in Zambia writes a message about HIV and the Church in the first workshop for religious leaders that David Barstow attended in Zambia in 2007.   While commitments from governments and large international organizations to fund AIDS research,…

by Kathy Erb

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Advocacy Stories

Students Meet with U.S. Congressmen and Staff to Share Christian Perspective


November 14, 2017

October 2015 – Liberty University student Olubunmi Sharon Obayemi said she always wanted to be a Christian voice encouraging U.S. leaders to support health care for women and children in need. In October 2015 she got her chance when she came to Washington, DC along with other Liberty…

by Kathy Erb

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Augustine Fellowship

IT Officer Selected as First Augustine Fellow


November 6, 2017

Information Technology Officer Steve Mukawa at St. Luke’s College of Nursing and Midwifery in Chilema, Malawi has been selected as the first fellow in the Augustine Fellowship program. The program is supported by American Leprosy Missions and managed through a partnership between CCIH and ALM. It provides support…

by Kathy Erb

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