Stories From My Sisters

Stories From My Sisters is Craig Reese's blog.

Child carrying sleeping baby in Burundi

The Story of Sister Connection, Serving in Burundi

By Craig Reese | May 9, 2024

Sister Connection serves widows and orphans in Burundi, Africa. This video is a look into how Sister Connection started and how it’s doing now.

Sister Connection staff distributing Christmas baskets and food to widows at Mount Hope

2023 Impact Report

By Craig Reese | Dec 14, 2023

Dear Ministry Support Partner, Sister Connection’s goal in closing out 2023 is to raise an additional $190,000 for Ministry Support. We only need to raise the final $150,000 before the end of the year. Your prayers and financial support are key to reaching this goal. Please prayerfully consider a year end gift to help us…

Audio Blog – Episode 1

By Craig Reese | Aug 9, 2023

This is episode 1 of Craig Reese’s audio blog.

Children gathered at summer camp

Camps and Retreats 2023

By Craig Reese | May 5, 2023

May 12, 2023 Dear Sister Connection Partner,  Matthew 28:18-20 (NIV) “Then Jesus came to them and said, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and…

Woman with harvest

Post-Harvest Loss and Food Insecurity in Burundi

By Craig Reese | Mar 18, 2023

Recently, I read an interesting article called “In Burundi, What Do Farmers and Food Waste Have in Common?” shared by the World Food Program. Within the context of the article, a hyperbolic example was shared. “If all the food produced locally in Burundi in one year were gathered and distributed, there would only be enough…

A widow posing in front of her new home.

A Place Called Home

By Craig Reese | Feb 7, 2023

February 7, 2023 There is an emotional and spiritual connection realized by a Burundian widow and her family when receiving a new home through Sister Connection. That is the reason why it isn’t called a house building program- the gift is so much more than four walls and a roof. For the first time in years, these…