AFA thankful for those showers of blessings

The AFA team served up lunchto more than 500 Ugandans on Wednesday at a Christmas celebration. By MARK MAYNARD / Amy For Africa NJERU, Uganda – An early morning shower poured so hard on Wednesday that Chris and Amy Compston nixed a morning run, [...]

By |2017-11-29T15:36:31+00:00November 29th, 2017|

AFA mission ‘newbies’ have better understanding

Danielle Wesolowski enjoying the children in Uganda on her first mission trip. By MARK MAYNARD / Amy For Africa NJERU, Uganda – Watching the engagement of newcomers on the mission field, no matter where that field may be, can be exhilarating. They usually come [...]

By |2017-11-28T22:09:39+00:00November 28th, 2017|

6-year-old conquers half marathon, doubles fundraising goal

Amy and Jarek at the Marshall University half marathon. By MARK MAYNARD / Amy For Africa HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Six-year-old Jarek Compston not only conquered the Marshall half marathon on Sunday, but he nearly doubled his fundraising goal for children in Uganda. Jarek, the [...]

By |2017-11-05T12:27:26+00:00November 5th, 2017|