Greetings from Amman – Update from Canon Andrew White

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Dear Friends,

Greetings from Amman. Life here continues to be crazy busy as usual dealing with the many various aspects of our work to do with relief , reconciliation worship, education and health care. There are so many needs but with your help we are meeting them. The school, which has only been established for a few months, is just getting bigger and better all the time. At first some families were worried about sending their children to the school. Now the demand is so great we simply cannot get any more children in. Initially we were concerned that the school was not providing any accreditation. Now the Jordanians and the Iraqis are wanting to provide accreditation.

Just yesterday the Iraqi Embassy was present stating they wanted to enable the school to be officially licensed to provide recognised Iraqi education, so this is far better than we could have ever imagined. When I came back this time I brought with me a large number of Olive wood crosses for all the children. The children were so excited to get these. I was particularly moved by one little boy who said “Abouna, you are just like G-d because whenever you say you will …read more