SFFLS Trip Update – Thursday 26th April 2018

Yesterday Sandra and Sarah had their hottest day yet – 39C.  It was quite a challenge to walk around the 27 acre farm that the war widows have.  They were given some gardening implements and a bag of rice which were desperately needed.  The vocational centre is coming alive with the girls visiting and keen to start.  There is an …

SFFLS Trip Update – Wednesday 25th April 2018

Yesterday was a morning with the pre school children – Oh so cramped with 60 children in a small dark room.  Their energy and bright eyes light up the place and bring an excitement to the day, with everyone getting paper, pencils and stickers after learning a new song.  This was followed by more shopping for the kitchen equipment – …

SFFLS Trip Update – Monday 23rd April 2018

Yesterday (Sunday), Sandra and Sarah attended a wonderful church service (3 hours long) followed by prayer ministry.  24 adults and lots of children came forward to receive Jesus.  They had a well deserved time on the beautiful Bureh beach for rest and relaxation. Today they have been sorting out kitchen resources, and are amazed at how the funds are being …

SFFLS Trip Update – Saturday 21st April 2018

Sandra and Sarah continue to shop for equipment – the latest purchases are 4 treadle machines, fabric and 20 chairs.  There have been 3 crashes outside the hotel in a matter of days and we are so grateful that our driver is safe and courteous.  The kitchen at the centre is on track to be finished by Monday when more …

SFFLS Trip Update – Thursday 19th April 2018

The lights went on today in the centre with great cheers!  Plumbers are getting sinks installed and there is a great sense of excitement in the country as the President meets the Queen in London for the Commonwealth Leaders gathering. Sandra and Sarah have seen projects showing amazing vision for the support of the poorest communities and have been in …

SFFLS Trip Update – Monday 16th April 2018

Sandra and Sarah had a wonderful meeting with Ernest today.  They are in total unity about practical and spiritual ways forward for our partnership.  They were able to visit the vocational centre and meeting those who are already enrolled as future students.  Getting estimates for electric and plumbing costs, along with a visit tomorrow to Freetown to buy as much …

Bulletin – 2nd March 2018

The flights have been booked!! We have finally confirmed dates and flights for Sandra and Sarah to go to Sierra Leone on the next fact finding visit. They will meet with Ernest from the Family Homes Movement, and spend time discerning what the next steps will be for the charity.