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27
JUL
2017

4 former champions, 36 teams in AFA Wiffleball Tournament Aug. 12

ASHLAND, Ky. – A 36-team field that includes all four former champions will battle on Aug. 12 in the fifth annual Amy For Africa Wiffleball Tournament. The popular tournament has attracted teams from three states and former champions Shepherd’s Fold, Kona Kannon Ballers,...
09
JUL
2017

AFA GOES (MATTHEW) WEST

Watch this video as Amy Compston meets Christian superstar artist Matthew West, her favorite, at the Summer Motion festival in Ashland on July 3, 2017.      
04
JUL
2017

AFA meets Matthew West and his father

ASHLAND, Ky. – Summer Motion, a highly regarded festival in northeastern Kentucky, turned into a perfect meeting place for Christian recording artist Matthew West and the Amy For Africa team. West met Chris and Amy Compston and Amy was able to briefly share her “Grace...
10
MAY
2017

Watch the latest Amy For Africa video here!

Click on the link below to watch Amy For Africa’s trip to Uganda in January 2017. https://vimeo.com/204620331
25
APR
2017

70 salvations at crusade in Jinja

  JINJA, Uganda – God is alive and working in Uganda. A six-day seminar and crusade at the LifePoint Church in Jinja led to 70 more salvations this past week. The seminar, a Bible study, closed on Saturday and the crusade finished up on Sunday with visitors traveling...
07
APR
2017

AFA partners make dreams come true with pillowcase dresses

COAL GROVE, Ohio ­— In the back room of a house in a small Ohio community is a dress factory that’s providing worldwide smiles. Dave and Emma Pratt have their own “assembly line” that has produced 1,800 pillowcase dresses in the past three years. About 600 of those dresses...
23
FEB
2017

Carlisle church supporting AFA with youth 30-hour famine

CARLISLE, Ky. — Carlisle United Methodist Church’s youth will be participating in a 30-hour famine beginning Friday morning at 6 a.m. and running through noon Saturday. The proceeds will go to Amy For Africa, the church’s main missionary ministry. If you wish to fast...
17
FEB
2017

AFA going through exciting changes

ASHLAND, Ky. – Amy For Africa is growing and going. The faith-based organization is operating a new school in Uganda with the help of pastor Cyprian Illukol, just outside the town of Jinja, and also undergoing changes within the organization as Amy Compston, a co-founder and...
23
JAN
2017

AFA team working with conference, crusade

These are busy days for the five members of the Amy For Africa mission team this week with a weeklong conference and crusade in the works. It is a busy time but a most joyous one too. The absolute glow on Amy Compston’s face tells a story that exudes the love of Jesus. Amy and...
20
JAN
2017

Making a child smile in Uganda

JINJA, Uganda – A new outfit, a toy and some sweeties made the day for students in the El Shaddai Nursery and Primary School where Amy For Africa is visiting this week. The generosity of so many who made outfits, purchased toys and candy could be seen on the excitement of little...