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Author Sempangi, F. Kepa, author

Title From the dust / F. Kepa Sempangi ; with Jennifer Melvin
Published Cambridge, England : The Lutterworth Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (123 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Front Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; 1. The Moshi Spirit; 2. The Homecoming; 3. Nakafero; 4. Rohana Club; 5. Nakafero's Death and Legacy; 6. Namusisi; 7. The Dust House; 8. Habitat for Humanity; 9. The Karamojong; 10. The Farm Projects; 11. Akarun Akalam (Unearthing the Pen); 12. The Shoe Box; 13. The Slums; 14. The Beggars; 15. From the Dust; 16. Forgiveness from the Heart; 17. The Night Commuters; 18. The Fishing Nets; 19. The Mustard Seed; Back Cover
Summary She was dirty and dusty. Her curly hair had seen neither a comb nor water for months. In one hand she carried a package of cigarettes and in the other a solvent rag.' Young Namusisi had no home, no family, no money for school fees, and no one to love her or care for her. She survived in the culture of the 'buyaye' on the streets, parking lots, and porches of the city of Kampala, Uganda. But one day she met Daddy Kefa and her life was changed. He took her to his children's home where she was provided for and was shown the love of Christ. Namusisi was just one of more than 6,000 Ugandan street c
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed August 16, 2014)
Subject Church work with children -- Uganda.
Church work with orphans -- Uganda.
Homeless children -- Uganda -- Case studies.
Social work with children -- Uganda.
Street children -- Uganda -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Melvin, Jennifer, author
ISBN 071884288X (electronic bk.)
9780718842888 (electronic bk.)