peace


Be A Famine Fighter!

https://www.wfpusa.org/articles/what-you-need-to-know-preventing-famine-in-south-sudan/ “Ongoing violence has prevented many of the country’s farmers from tending their fields this harvest season, causing food stocks to plummet and prices to rise. As a result, the coming hunger season—the period between harvests when vulnerable households run out of food—is projected to start even earlier than usual this year.” -World Food Program, USA The harsh reality of conflict is that its consequences are deadly and causes much suffering.  For the past […]


The Strength and Hope of South Sudanese

What is it like to be a child in South Sudan?  What about a farmer or a grandmother? World Food Program, USA posted a great article and insight into the South Sudanese people: https://www.wfpusa.org/articles/5-voices-from-the-south-sudan-crisis/ We are always encouraged to see and hear stories of hope that lives on despite the conflict in South Sudan.  We hope that through our schools we can raise up a new generation of people who dream and hope big.  […]


Bishop Abraham Nhial Visits!

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017- Bishop Abraham Nhial Visits Simpson Middle School in Loudoun County, VA Seventh graders cheered as they heard Bishop Abraham Nhial encourage them in their education and in living out their lives of freedom and peace in the US. After sharing the harrowing account of growing up as a lost boy as well as the harsh, war-torn condition of his country still, Bishop Nhial reminds us that we have […]


The Road To Peace

  The key to peace is education. -Manute Bol   There is a beautiful story behind this picture.  One of hope and unity. The Manute Bol Primary School was founded by a man named Victor.  When the school opened, one of the first things he did was rally the local community together to raise funds to purchase a chalkboard for the teachers to use.  The students used to draw in the dirt, like this […]