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De-worming Medication Aids more than 3,000 Children

It was the middle of another scorching summer’s day in Haiti. I had hitched a ride to Gonaives with one of our Vision Trips so that I could attend a meeting with our pastor partners. The excited chatter and occasional singalong provided by the team made for a pleasant ambient… Read More


Anne with Mamas

New Homes, New Dreams, New Futures in Pothawira

Peter and Emma Maseko care for the children at Safe Haven children’s home day-in and day-out. They also care for the community at large in Pothawira, Malawi, through the medical clinic and soon-to-be birthing center. Recently their daughter, Anne, a physician herself, visited… Read More


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Update from Lira

Recently we received an update from GO Africa’s Executive Director Alison Barfoot: There are 68 children at the Father’s House in Lira. Recently, two new children have joined the Lira family; they were brought to the right place to help them access love, care and… Read More


Teacher and Students

Update from Rukore

Update from Hilary Byorugunda, Regional Manager for GO Africa and Church of Uganda Father’s House. Staff Fellowships have been taking place at Rukore, and we thank God because the mamas who care for children have been served by others. God has used fellow moms in the… Read More


Okwera

Different December and the Now Needs of children like Okwera

Remembering the first Christmas, we celebrate one child who changed the world. In His Spirit, this Christmas we give thanks for the opportunity to change the world, one child at a time. Recently GO Africa's Executive Director, Alison Barfoot, wrote to share about a young man… Read More


What $200 more means at Torit

GO Family, Below is an e-mail from our GO Africa team outlining another opportunity the Lord has given us to help the Church become family in South Sudan… From: Alison L. Barfoot [mailto:alison.barfoot@gmail.com] Sent: Thursday, July 2, 2015 8:31 AM Dear Trace, I was… Read More


Birthdays and Blessings

Everybody loves a birthday party - especially your 13th (Welcome to your teenage years!), and if it's your first fiesta de cumpleaños, then it is doubly sweet. Such was the case Monday for Weideland at Casa Amor, our partner in the Dominican Republic (DR). CONANI (DR's Child… Read More


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Rebuild. Renew. Redeem.

A friend and I recently took a drive around urban KC. If you haven't done that in awhile, you might be surprised by the number of boarded up buildings. The buildings will continue to sit and rot, reminders of times past, unless someone comes in to either level them and start… Read More


Lira Update

Daily Faithfulness. Radical Transformation

We went to Lira today to visit our partners and the children in their care at The Father's House. Located in a part of the country terrorized for years by LRA rebels, Lira is a difficult place, so it wasn't a total surprise in 2010 when the ministry had a difficult beginning. I… Read More


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A taste of Victory!

I like soccer. No, I'm not one of those Euro-wannabes who can name all the clubs in the Premier League and calls it futbol, but all three of our girls play. We love taking in a Sporting KC game (shout out to GO Project Hall of Famer/Board Member, Alan Dietrich, and his Sporting… Read More