| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A Costa Mesa-based nonprofit that supports women in Uganda and Peru recently won $500,000 from the American Giving Awards.
Krochet Kids International co-founders Kohl Crecelius and Stewart Ramsey accepted the cash prize and Community Builders award...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 4:32 PM
We have a real gem in our midst, which is Vanguard University of Southern California, and everyone should be aware and proud of it. As I hope you know, this four-year Christian university, which has an enrollment of 1,457 undergraduates and 703...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Ugandan Bishop Speaks
Bishop Patrick Okabe, of Uganda, will be preaching at the 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. services at the Community Church, 611 Heliotrope Ave., Corona del Mar. For more information, call (949) 644-7400 or visit http://www.cdmucc.org....
| Feb 16, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Editor's note: This clarifies what LBGT stands for.
While Christian beliefs and ideas about homosexuality sometimes conflict, in the case of the Rev. Mel White, two worlds unite.
The openly gay pastor — who was a ghostwriter for Billy Graham,...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 10:01 PM
COSTA MESA — Whittier Elementary School teacher Patrick DeVusser has traveled to Uganda twice, but he hasn't been able to leave the East African country behind.
For the third year, DeVusser's fourth-grade students, as well as some of his former...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 8:34 PM
Sometimes a trip is more than just a great escape.
That's what happened to Kallie Dovel when she first traveled to Uganda in summer 2007. It was there that she saw what women were going through: little to no education, lack of health care, extreme...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:20 PM
Surfing certainly has become an international sport, but Uganda?
You might think finding a surfer from Uganda would be about as easy as finding one from Siberia, but there he was a few weeks ago, right there off 22nd Street in Newport Beach.
His name is...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Anahi Skidmore plans to be in Masaka, Uganda at the end of June.
As part of a 20-person team, she will spend 11 days going door to door, or "hut to hut," she said, preaching the Gospel.
To benefit this expedition, the Mission Viejo resident, 19, and...