Uganda

Uganda 2017

In August 2017, four people from Christ Church and two friends will be heading to Uganda, Africa for a two week mission trip! The team includes Kathy Weaver, John Miller, son Jonathan and niece Samantha, and Janelle Martin and Bob Keitz. The six adventurers will  help with repair and maintenance of clean water wells, provide medical care in a rural clinic, and offer presentations about health and safety. The team is grateful for your prayers and financial support as they look forward to seeing how God will work in the lives and hearts of many people.

The Uganda Missions Team is hosting a pancake breakfast! Pancakes, sausage, bacon, fruit, juice, and hot beverages will be served at the church from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 13. The cost of the breakfast is a donation. All proceeds from the breakfast will help with trip expenses and supplies to leave behind. For more information, please contact the church office at 839-2460 or cumc350@gmail.com.

Uganda 2015

In June/July of 2015, Pastor BJ took a group of youth and adults on a two-week mission trip to Uganda to partner with Rev. Davis Matovu and Soul Fishing Ministries. The group consisted of John & Brandon Miller, Viki & Hannah Smith, Kathy Weaver, Janelle Martin and Erisawe Briere. In addition to helping with Nexus graduations and dedicating a new church and clean water well, the team participated in activities such as medical clinics and school presentations.

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New friends!

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Uganda 2015 Team: Janelle, Pastor BJ, Erisawe, Kathy, John, Brandon, Hannah & Viki


Uganda 2014

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Seeta Church
Christ Church members contributed funds to build bricks and construct a roof for the church in Seeta, Uganda

Pastor BJ and Joe Fort traveled to Uganda  and Kenya from October 5-23, 2014.  They taught and preached in multiple sites, presided at a Nexus graduation, opened a new teaching location, and worked with a group of Anglicans in Mombasa, Kenya.  Pastor BJ and Joe partnered with Soul Fishing Ministries and Rev. Davis Matovu. Learn more about Soul Fishing Ministries and their work in the communities of Uganda here.

Uganda Mission 2013

On November 4, 2013, three Western New Yorkers and one Central New Yorker traveled to Uganda East Africa to continue our work with Soul Fishing Ministries and the Nexus Seminary Uganda.

Traveling with Rev. Dr. B.J. Norrix were Kathryn Weaver and Joe Fort of Christ United Methodist Church with Rev. Clair Mosher, Pastor of Apple Valley, Ononativia, and Erieville United Methodist Churches located south of Syracuse.

Rev. Mosher worked with youth workers and held youth rallies in multiple locations. Kathryn Weaver continued her work with the medical team and provided hygiene demonstrations. Joe Fort advised on water projects and other infrastructure support matters. Dr. B.J. continued his work with Nexus Seminary Uganda and lead a two day “Bible Scholars Summit” in Kampala.

The team also participated in the graduation of the latest Nexus graduates.

For more information or to make a donation to support our mission work in Uganda, please contact the church office at 716-839-2460.

Check out our past trips to Uganda…

 

More about our projects in Uganda…