Africa

The Rockford Squire visits Morocco

May 26, 2011 // 0 Comments

BEAUTIFUL, ENLIGHTENING, FASCINATING—Gene and Sue Kuehle of Rockford took the Squire with them on a tour of Morocco, Africa for three weeks. They went from seashore, over the mountains and into the Sahara Desert and more. The country overflows with centuries-old customs and traditions. Gene and Sue are pictured here in the medina (old city) of Marrakesh. They were very [...]

The Rockford Squire travels to Africa

April 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

Gordon and Sharon Pickerd of Algoma Township took the Squire on a photo safari to Zulu Land, South Africa during spring break. Gordon and Sharon Pickerd of Algoma Township took the Squire on a photo safari to Zulu Land, South Africa during spring [...]

‘If you are satisfied, don’t go to Africa’

May 7, 2009 // 0 Comments

CHANGING LIVES—Members of Crossfire Ministries, which have offices in MVP Athletic Center, went to the Ivory Coast to Abidjan, Africa to visit a church they helped finance. While there the lives of the African people touched their hearts and changed their outlook on life forever. The Rockford residents coudn’t believe the difference in everyday life from our country [...]

Rockford man’s ‘humanly impossible’ task saving lives

April 30, 2009 // 0 Comments

“BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN CHRIST”—Dave Bowman (top left) brought his extended family to see the hospital he dreamed of and worked toward for nearly a decade. PRETTY IN PINK—A Sudanese soldier waits as Sarah Hammond paints his fingernails for him during her spring break visit to Sudan, the largest country on the African continent. by BETH ALTENA What did you do for [...]