Ruth here, writing from beautifully sunny Naminage. We arrived safely last night having stayed in Kampala for a night and then traveled on through Jinja. It rained hard last night which was a blessing as they have had a drought for a long time. It meant that the water tank here actually has some water in now. Today, Ash Wednesday, […]
After 20 hours of travel, we’ve arrived safely in Kampala! Understandably, we’re all very tired, but the bus journey from the airport to our guesthouse gave us a sneak peek of Kampala city life and Ugandan culture which we’re excited to explore (although maybe after a few hours sleep). Tomorrow we’ll drive 5 hours to Ascension’s link parish, Naminage. Please do […]
We’re off to Uganda! We’ll take off from Heathrow this evening, and arrive in Uganda tomorrow afternoon, hopefully with all our luggage (and some sanity!) As a team, we’re excited to be visiting Naminage, our link parish, to continue building relationship with them and to learn from each other. The prospect of initiating the Petal sanitary towel project is daunting, […]
On 26 February, seven church members will travel to visit our link parish in Naminage, Uganda. They will be working with WVS to on a sanitary towels social enterprise to help keep girls in school, and encouraging local church children’s and youth ministries. Please pray for further rainfall following the drought in Uganda, as well as safety for the team, and […]
If you’ve joined our church in the last year, we’d like to invite you to our Newcomers’ Supper on Monday 6 February at 7:30pm in the cafe at the Ascension Centre. The meal will be hosted by Ruth and Alex and will be a great way to get to know some of our church members, and for us to get […]
We meet together throughout the week to worship God. Sunday 9:00am – A more traditional reflective communion service. Sunday 10:30 am – An informal worship service. Wednesday 9:30am – A spoken reflective service of Holy Communion.
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