Posts Tagged: independence

South Sudan’s journey to independence

by Anna Folz Our partners in World Mission have issued a call to prayer for South Sudan in this extremely tense time in the country’s history. Presbyterians have a long history of partnership with the people of South Sudan. This brief reflection on South Sudan’s independence seems appropriate at this moment. On July 11, 2013, South… Read more »

Independence Eve for South Sudan

As these words are posted, it is early evening on 8 July 2011 in Sudan. Tomorrow brings independence for South Sudan – and significant changes for the peoples of what is now Sudan and what tomorrow will be two countries – South Sudan and Sudan. Reports of violence continue. Plans for celebrations are in place…. Read more »