Support Africa University Through New Online Site, Prayer
In 2006, 20 annual conferences supported the Africa University Fund through their full participation in the covenant of connectional giving. Last year 30 conferences participated fully – meaning that overall support of the AUF from the United Methodist connection reached 92 percent in 2007: a mere 8 percent shy of the goal of 100 percent funding.
The difference in dollars was $195,217 – and with roughly eight million members in the
It's a small amount by our standards, but that missing $195,000 represents the amount needed to educate some 40 students at
In these days, when the country of
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Bishop Ernest S. Lyght, Chair of the Africa University Board Development Committee and the Advisory Development Committee, says, "I ask you to keep