Umjuma’s Brother Was Gone

Umjuma’s Brother Was Gone

In the blink of an eye, Umjuma’s brother was gone and the final link to her immediate family had been taken from her. Days earlier, Umjuma’s mother had been murdered along the roadside leading to the market in Juba (South Sudan’s capital). Her...
Who Is My Neighbor?

Who Is My Neighbor?

Last week, I wrote about the violence growing around two of our anti-trafficking network partner locations: Our Father’s Cleft and Hope For South Sudan. I’m grateful to write that the fighting in both regions has been isolated and controlled.   All of...
Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Outbreaks of tribal violence have been erupting in villages around Hope For South Sudan (HFSS) over the past month. Just recently another conflict between the two largest tribes in the area has been growing in the Nuba Mountains, near Our Fathers Cleft (OFC), where we...