Join us Friday Dec. 12 at The Refuge, 13150 Memorial. 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., and click Read More to get our pdf Christmas Card and SHARERead More
‘Alongside’ is about walking out a journey together, side by side. It’s about thinking and believing and working and staying together – even when it’s hard. Maybe especially when it’s hard. For Sister Effect, ‘alongside’ is about making our South Sudan sisters’ journeys part of...Read More
We usually don’t underestimate the power of safe, clean water because we mostly don’t think about it. That’s because we don’t have to. We have such water in abundance here in our developed world – and unbroken access to it whenever we want or need it. slider photo: Seed EffectRead More
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South Sudan is a land of all things intense. Fiery sunsets streak the ends of the earth before night swathes the world black and silver-shiny – stars glittering everywhere. Days are long, the air starched, landscape sometimes cringing in the heat, sometimes more vivid and verdant than words can express.
The history of South Sudan is vast and our summary here is intended as only a brief review of this complex and beautiful nation. Since even before its 1956 independence from Great Britain, Sudan’s North and South have been deeply conflicted.