The pastor urged his congregation to sign a petition backing antigay legislation. Clare Byarugaba knew she wasn't the only gay person there.
Uganda hosts one refugee for every 160 residents. That’s more than seven times the burden the U.S. bears.
Orthodoxy's roots in Egypt and Ethiopia are ancient. In East Africa there is a younger movement: a native Orthodoxy, locally grown.
The whole Kony-video thing seems to be over. Most of the millions of viewers watched the half-hour film about Joseph Kony right after Invisible Children released it. The group's action kits are sold out. Lots of thoughtful criticism has been written and widely shared. Yet I keep coming back to it, because these conversations have revolved around questions I wrestle with regularly as a missionary in Nicaragua.