In this quarter’s newsletter you will find a story about a special memorial service that was held in Francistown, Botswana by Missionaries Bob and Barb van Wyk. Also included are two articles…one entitled “Birth Control Doubles Risk of HIV”. The other highlights the scientific breakthrough of 2011 according to SCIENCE journal. The breakthrough resulted from [...]
This newsletter begins with an editorial entitled “Every Day is World AIDS Day – Make It Count!” There are new statistics and a special letter of thanks to Cry Africa supporters. To wrap it up, a practical how-to article with 9 ideas for a special AIDS memorial service in your community is found on page [...]
The October issue of the Cry Africa newsletter contains an editorial on why every Bible school should offer an HIV/AIDS course. Also included is a review of a new resource for children impacted by AIDS called the Journey of Life. This resource is produced by REPSSI and encourages community conversations around issues that affect children, [...]
In this newsletter you will find the personal story of Vasco Mitabele. Vasco got involved in AIDS education through a “chance” encounter with Vern and Belva Tisdale…a fascinating story. The Tisdales were some of the first missionaries involved in AIDS education in South Africa. Also included is an article about a simple colored box which [...]
In this newsletter you will find an article about a child-headed household in Lesotho, an article about children and orphans and the need for a significant adult in their life, some information on an “AIDS cure”, a review of a new book entitled “How to Become HIV+: Guidelines for the Local Church” by Dr. Johan Mostert, a description of the new Cry Africa website and info on The Long African Day in Dallas, Texas (March 2011). Enjoy!