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Gitarama Presbytery Newsletter No. 10

THE VISIT OF REV. DR DONALD WILSON TO GITARAMA PRESBYTERY

From September 27 to October 3, 2018, Gitarama Presbytery welcomed the visitors from the Presbytery of Kiskiminetas, namely Rev. Dr Donald Wilson (The General Presbyter of Kiskiminetas Presbytery), Mrs Betty Grunstra ( Brookville Presbyterian church ) and Mrs Nathalie Jworskyj ( Boiling Springs Presbyterian Church).

The visitors had good moments in Gitarama Presbytery where they visited different sister chapels, some families and Gisozi Genocide memorial. They also met the Partnership Committee of Gitarama Presbytery to discuss partnership priorities hierarchically listed below:

1. Communication, exchange of visitors, and sharing prayer requests

2. Church construction (roofs, parking, rain water harvesting, complete renovation or starting new buildings)

3. Social assistance (Health insurance, tuition fees for lay people and church ministers, housing, food, school uniform)

4. Income generating projects (livestock, agriculture, Bika 100 / Save 100, guest houses and other similar projects)

5. Water and sanitation (Water supply, restrooms in rural areas, solar energy, Biogas)

6. Empowering women and youth initiatives (Training, youth camping, musical instruments, English clubs, Sunday school materials, women and youth projects)

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