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Emma Pratt: From Amish family to AFA missionary

By | June 23rd, 2018|

NJERU, Uganda – Emma Pratt told her mother when she was 12 years old that she wanted to be a missionary. Her mother had this message for young Emma: “Mom told me God has people chosen for that already.” The understood message? She wasn’t one of them. So that was [...]

Countless blessings and tears for AFA mission team

By | June 22nd, 2018|

NJERU, Uganda – Only three days into what will be a five-week stay for three of the five Amy For Africa mission team members and the countless blessings are flowing. And so are the countless tears. That’s normal. They are both usually in abundance on AFA mission trips. This one [...]

WATCH IT HERE! Amy shines on TV appearance with Huckabee

By | June 2nd, 2018|

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Amy Compston of the Amy For Africa mission made a national television appearance on the Mike Huckabee Show via the Trinity Broadcasting Network on Saturday night. Compston was selected as one of "Huck's Heroes" for her work with the Amy For Africa mission. The segment was brief [...]

How to get a copy of ‘Grace Runner’

By | June 2nd, 2018|

ASHLAND, Ky. - Copies of "Grace Runner" about Amy Compston and the Amy For Africa mission can be purchased by following this link. The book is written by Mark Maynard, a veteran newspaper journalist who joined Amy on the mission and chronicled the first six months from the 2013 Boston [...]

Amy, AFA on “Huckabee” show via Trinity Broadcasting Network

By | June 2nd, 2018|

Mike Huckabee is with Amy, husband Chris and Rob Barber in the Nashville studios prior to filming the Huckabee show for the Trinity Broadcasting Network. By MARK MAYNARD / Amy For Africa NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Amy Compston and the Amy For Africa mission will be getting national television [...]

Saber Management donations pay off land purchase

By | May 14th, 2018|

Saber Management's Dewey Akers presents Amy For Africa President Mark Maynard with a check for $10,000. Standing with Mark are his wife Beth, Amy Compston and Chris Compston. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – The last week in February, the Amy For Africa organization took a leap of faith. They [...]