In all other sad news I have been happy to get in contact with the Cuamm manager and to know that they have 7 expat staff that together with locals keep the Lui hopital running and also do some outreach work when possible. The international board of the Diocese of Lund decided last night to send 6 700 Euros through CUAMM for humanitarian assistance, food and medicine in the Lui Diocese. The manager told me that UN convoys go almost every week from Juba to Lui and this is how they get their…Continue
Added by Marie Körner on December 4, 2015 at 6:14am — No Comments
I want to announce that our Bishop Antje was elected to be the new Arch bishop of Church of Sweden. The first female Arch Bishop in the history of our church. She will be inaugurated in the cathedral of Uppsala on the 15th of June 2014. We are very proud and pray for Gods blessing for her.
yesterday for the first time I was able to have a scypeconersation with Lilian in Lui. It was really great to be able to experience this direct contact with moving pictures and everything. To be able to get direct answers to different questions and to feel the fellowship and how we are connected as brothers and sisters in Christ. It was a great joy and after we were done I just had to run in to a collegue here at the office and share the great news.
This really gives us wonderful…Continue
For nearly two weeks now Bishop Stephen and his wife have visited us and taken part in many activities. Last weekend 7 -9th of September Church of Sweden had a big conference or actually a celebration "Världens fest" in Malmoe with 3500 participants. This was focused around the international work in Church of Sweden and cooperation with churches and aidorganisations in many different countries.During this we had a seminar - "South Sudan- a new beginning" and Bishop…
Added by Marie Körner on September 13, 2012 at 10:40am — No Comments
Greetings from Lund.
Regarding the financial assistance to Lui we have a couple of big undertakings ahead of us.
Recently in our International Strategic group we granted the application for a new Diocese car for Lui. It was mentioned as the top priority in the Diocese offering for Lui that takes place once a year. Unfortunately the offering didn´t amount to what we hoped for but we will solve this one way or the other.
Secondly we also agreed to give financial assistance…Continue