GSF News

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 Anitah

By |2021-11-04T09:14:31+00:00November 20th, 2020|Categories: Children's Programs, Education, News|

Meet Anitah, a student at the GSF Primary School. Her tuition is provided through the GSF Village Scholarship Program! "During the lockdown, God has shown His love to me by providing for me food in the form of maize flour, beans, sugar, and soap through GSF. GSF also taught me how to make bags during this [...]

A Season for Thanks

By |2021-08-16T18:35:53+00:00November 13th, 2020|Categories: News|

We annually celebrate GSF Thanksgiving in early November, and this year’s celebration was especially jubilant. This year we are keenly reminded of our dependence on God, and God has proven himself to be faithful in the midst of global hardship. When reflecting on the celebration, Loyce - a longtime GSF employee and Administrator - shared, “Thanksgiving [...]

Meet Richard

By |2020-12-23T19:15:41+00:00November 11th, 2020|Categories: Education, News|

Meet Richard, a faithful follower of Christ and educator at GSF for 9 years. “God has shown His love by giving me opportunities to reach my students through distance learning and providing them with learning materials. I thank God for GSF, for the great compassion and the love that was exhibited in the lockdown. “God has [...]

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, [...]

Meet Fred

By |2021-11-04T09:14:50+00:00October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Children's Programs, Education, News|

COVID-19 has offered unique opportunities to share the love of Christ. Through the end of 2020, we will be giving you glimpses of God’s hand at work in the midst of a global pandemic. “I thank God for GSF because they gave us food, and I thank God for GSF because they gave us academic packages [...]

Impact Education

By |2020-10-01T06:47:15+00:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Education, News|

2020 has been a unique year full of unexpected opportunities. In the midst of a nation-wide lockdown here in Uganda, much-needed food and supplies were provided to 11,800 members of our community, tangibly demonstrating God’s care and love in a time of crisis. We are in awe of God’s goodness! Uganda has eased many COVID-19 restrictions, [...]

Pursuing Prayer

By |2020-07-07T17:58:27+00:00July 7th, 2020|Categories: News|

With the Covid-19 lockdown slowly easing here in Uganda, Good Shepherd's Fold staff are back on campus with protective health measures in place. GSF ministries are active, but the programs look different: schools are still closed, access to the children's residences is kept to essential staff, and campus events are restricted due to limits on gathering sizes. As we navigate a new normal for the ministry, [...]

The Love of Christ for Hungry Souls

By |2021-11-04T08:13:12+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Hello Friends, When the lockdown began to emerge in Uganda, before the first Covid-19 case was even confirmed, we didn't realize that it would eventually shut down most of our programs. The children's home is still fully functional with some limitations, but the schools and all other programs are on hold.  With each restriction introduced, our [...]

A Unified Display of Christ’s Love

By |2021-11-04T08:13:18+00:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: Community Development, Food Security, News|

Due to COVID-19, most workplaces are closed across Uganda and non-essential movement is prohibited. Like many places around the world right now, people here are struggling to provide for the basic needs of their families. Over three weeks of shelter-in-place are behind us, but we still have at least 2 more weeks on the horizon. Physical [...]