Community Development

Meet Suzan

By |2021-11-24T17:46:00+00:00November 24th, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security|

Meet Suzan, a mother who came to know the transforming love of God through the Infant Feeding Program at Good Shepherd’s Fold. “I came to GSF nine months ago with my twins who were severely malnourished. I had lost hope, especially for the boy because he looked lifeless. Good Shepherd’s Fold provided them with food [...]

A Hope Beyond

By |2021-11-04T08:12:52+00:00September 13th, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Thank you for your outpouring of support to equip the farming families in our community as they recover from another COVID-19 lockdown. Your quick response enabled us to reach 623 subsistence farmers with 11,000 pounds of seeds before the rainy season began. We are praising God for His provision! The seeds were critical, but we [...]

Sowing Seeds

By |2021-08-16T18:28:23+00:00July 28th, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Creative, News|

Nearly 4 weeks ago we asked you to join us in prayer as we navigate another lockdown. With the ramifications of a total lockdown significantly impacting our community, we asked you to pray as we waited on the Lord for His guidance. God is answering your prayers! Uganda is an agricultural society. In rural areas, including where GSF [...]

Cultivating God’s Love

By |2021-11-04T08:12:45+00:00May 31st, 2021|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

GSF Community Development seeks to transform communities by engaging, supporting, and empowering the members of surrounding villages. We believe the gospel transforms communities, and it is within the context of relationships that we see faith, hope, dignity, and love gain root. Our approach to community development is relational and in partnership with local churches. Our Community [...]

Meet Kintu

By |2021-11-10T11:21:17+00:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Medical, News|

We grieve alongside this father who recently lost his baby boy, a beneficiary of the GSF Infant Feeding Program. “When we lost our son, I felt so heartbroken. Sometimes we have questions: why did it happen, why us, or why at this point? It hurts us mostly when we see children of the same age as [...]

Meet Mercy

By |2020-11-27T18:26:23+00:00November 27th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, News, Uncategorized|

Mercy joined the GSF Tailoring Program in 2019 and is currently working as the Tailoring Program Assistant, teaching others the valuable skill of sewing. “I was born in a Muslim family, and my mom separated with my dad when I was young. I did not want to know about God, but when I entered GSF, that [...]

Meet Layzell

By |2021-11-10T11:18:59+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

GSF reached over 11,700 members of the community with food & supplies during the nationwide lockdown. GSF Operations Officer, Layzell, was on the front lines of those distributions. Be encouraged by Layzell's testimony of how God worked in the midst of this unexpected opportunity to share the gospel! “I am humbled and awestruck by God’s love, [...]