Category Archives: Miscellaneous

True Size of Africa

This map showing the true comparative size of Africa makes a powerful statement about the significance of this continent and how we in the West have a tendency to underplay its importance or overlook it. http://static02.mediaite.com/geekosystem/uploads/2010/10/true-size-of-africa.jpg

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Shoe bags for October 2010 for Sierra Leone

Every year we send shoebags filled with toys and other useful items for the children in our churches in Sierra Leone at Christmas. This year the instructions are: Maximum to be spent per bag: £5 Each bag to have age … Continue reading

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Day of Prayer for Sierra Leone

Every year the SLM holds a Day of Prayer for Sierra Leone on the 2nd Sunday in May. This year it is on the 9th May, and the prayer requests we have circulated to our supporters in the UK are … Continue reading

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Day of Prayer

Our Annual Day of Prayer for Sierra Leone will be on the 9th May. Look out for prayer points which will be circulated to the churches shortly.

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Conference

The first week of our visit will be mainly taken up with their denomination Conference at which I am giving a talk on Tuesday. I’ve just received the programme from Reuben, click on the pictures to see what’s going on: … Continue reading

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Shoebags

Every year we send shoebags filled with gifts to be distributed around the children in our churches in Sierra Leone. The contents include toys, underwear, toiletries, stationary etc. and are keenly anticipated! We have just received the following photos of … Continue reading

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Travel Guide Special Offer

In an earlier post (Sierra Leone Travel Guide) I mentioned the Bradt travel guide to Sierra Leone. They have very generously allowed us to reproduce some information from the guide in our Voice magazine and have offered all readers of … Continue reading

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Site Re-build

Much to my surprise I had some emails this week warning me that I was about to exceed the sites maximum bandwidth. In order to prevent being cut off I decided to change which service this site uses. We’re now … Continue reading

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Obituary: Elder Clinton Jackson

It is with sadness that I received the following email from Reuben this week: This is the inform you that Elder C.B. Jackson passed away to be with the Lord today Tuesday 19th January 2010 at 12;00 Noon. Date for … Continue reading

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The SLM Golf Day

Originally printed in the Connexion’s Voice magazine I have always respected our revered editor’s power of persuasion but when he asked me to show my support for Sierra Leone by coming on a golf day I thought I had an … Continue reading

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