GSF News

Meet Nagibu

By |2019-11-11T20:57:01+00:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Education, News|Tags: , |

“I was in Primary 2 when I joined GSF. By that time, my mother had separated with my father. My grandmother was struggling to pay my school fees and this was a big challenge, but God never left me alone. “God showed His faithfulness through GSF by helping me get a GSF Village Scholarship. This scholarship [...]

Meet Florence

By |2019-11-11T20:57:21+00:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, News|Tags: , |

Meet Florence, a longtime neighbor of GSF and a dedicated kitchen cook for the past 14 years. “Before I was born again, life was not easy. I was so hopeless. Because of a medical condition, I suffered lots of pain, which made life harder for me to take care of my children. I also struggled [...]

New Definition, Same Direction

By |2019-08-25T13:39:21+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|

This year we are celebrating our 25th anniversary! The Lord continues to faithfully lead and guide the ministry, and we move forward in faith, trusting that He will continue to fulfill His purposes in the years to come. With 25 years of God’s faithfulness to remember, we cannot think of a more appropriate time to strategize for the future. Thank [...]

 Life Learners

By |2019-07-08T13:20:10+00:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Community Development, News|

Twenty-four members of the community proved that it is never too late to learn. Good Shepherd's Fold partnered with  Development Companions International to offer Adult Literacy Education through GSF Community Development. The program was a two and a half year commitment for the students, and it covered 6 content areas: Arithmetic, Health, Rights & Responsibilities, Agriculture, Christian Education, and English. [...]

So Many Stories: A 2018 End-Of-Year Newsletter

By |2018-11-29T19:50:39+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: News|

Having Trouble Reading it? Here's the Newsletter in Text Only: So Many Stories Pictures of redemption are beautiful stories! The challenge is, with so many stories, sharing just one doesn’t give an adequate picture. Here is the overwhelming story I love about GSF… Every week, out here in the sugar cane fields of Uganda, [...]

“David, You Have Really Changed”

By |2018-08-29T07:56:11+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Meet David, who works as head of security at GSF. We thank him for making sure that those at GSF are safe and protected day after day! David began working as a GSF guard in 2014 and was promoted to Head of Security in 2016 because of his talent in management and love for the [...]

Uphill for Uganda

By |2018-07-23T10:54:58+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Hiking Africa’s tallest mountain is a monstrous task; one that takes endurance, agility, and motivation. What better motivation is there than supporting a child here at GSF? Our friend Kristen has been to GSF multiple times and is a bright light on our campus each visit. When planning her hike up Mt. Kilimanjaro this summer, [...]

Fold Focus: Introducing Leticia

By |2018-07-23T10:44:03+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, Fold Focus, News|

We would like to introduce to you Leticia, one of our GSF girls who is as sweet as her favorite food! She likes the colors pink and red, enjoys swimming, and her favorite food is “sweeties”-- what GSF kids call candy, such as lollipops. Leticia just turned eight this month, and has just transitioned from junior church at GSF [...]

A House to Call Home

By |2018-07-18T12:12:27+00:00June 2nd, 2018|Categories: Community Development, News|

Abandoned. Confused. Desperate. Shakira was at a loss. After giving birth to a precious baby boy, named Fahad, her family immediately disavowed her at the time she needed them most. Why? Fahad was born without arms. Shakira's love for Fahad ran deep, and she went to her aunt for help. Shakira's aunt happened to live in Kikube, [...]

Fold Focus: Meet Zoe

By |2018-07-18T12:12:29+00:00June 2nd, 2018|Categories: Fold Focus, News|

We welcomed Zoe to GSF this year. The name Zoe means "life," and she is so very full of it! Zoe is a spunky, fun two-year-old who loves to giggle and play with her friends.Would you like to love on Zoe and watch her grow? Consider becoming her sponsor! For $35 a month you can partner with GSF and build a [...]