One Hundred Days

One hundred days; an amount of time often used to measure and predict the success or failure of a leader. It is an amount of time, after which we as a nation expect to see the trajectory our President will take us. Today, I end my first 100 days as President of Sweet Sleep on a flight to Moldova; to … Read More

Jen’s Pen January 2013

Hello Friends! January 2013 is an incredibly exciting place to arrive;   the celebration of our 10th year of ministry begins! Our Board and global staff are so thankful for you. Your faithful involvement, prayers and financial support of our ministry has allowed Sweet Sleep to touch the lives of tens of thousands of people around the world. Thank you. January … Read More

A Day for Liberty

Today is World Malaria Day. That means something different to me now because of a little girl named Liberty who I’ll never know, this side of Heaven. This entry from Sweet Sleep’s 2011 Gulu team member, Amanda Calhoun, shares about that particular day . Our Gulu team was deeply saddened as we stood among the huts that Liberty once ran to … Read More

Announcing TN Acteens in Uganda Summer 2103

Awesome weekend at the TN WMU Missions Gathering in Gatlinburg! We had a great time with Acteens in worship and our founder, Jen Gash led 4 inspiring workshops. Our special announcement is that we are partnering with TN Acteens to take trips to Gulu & Kampala, Uganda on May 31-June 10, 2013. Both trips will include ministering to children through … Read More

Sweet Sleep will be with TN Acteens in Gatlinburg this weekend

Sweet Sleep will be at the Tennessee WMU’s Mission Conference this weekend, March 23-25, 2012, at the Gatlinburg Convention Center in Gatlinburg TN. This conference is designed for woman and girls in grades 7-12. It will be an exciting weekend focused on missions education and awareness as well as worship celebrations, breakout sessions and ministry displays.  Sweet Sleep has an … Read More

A Gift of Wood and Nails…

2011 was another powerful year of ministry in the life of Sweet Sleep which featured ground-breaking work in South Africa. As has been custom for the team members we’ve sent out over the last 9 years, each day a person is given a note from a prayer partner back home who is continuing to lift them up during the preparation … Read More

Sweet Sleep Heads to Cape Town

Each month of the year, people around the world contact Sweet Sleep asking, hoping, praying for us to provide beds, nets and Bibles to the orphans in their care. I could spend all day sharing with you about the sleeping needs and struggles of orphaned and abandoned children around the world. Today, I want to introduce you to Cape Town, … Read More

The Children Need You

Dear Friends, Sweet Sleep has shared much with you about our life-changing, life-redeeming, life-giving work in northern Uganda. Today, I am sharing with you an urgent request for our work there. As you now understand, the children in northern Uganda are innocent victims of a senseless war that has lasted over 20 years. Though the area is currently experiencing peace, … Read More

All Aboard!

After a long night for our Arkansas team members, everyone made it safely to Miami for their dark-thirty flight to Port-Au-Prince. Right now everyone is probably full of excitement and trying to peer out their cabin windows to get a view of Haiti from the air. Thanks for praying for these ten team members:Laura & Todd RameyChet & Mary Virginia … Read More

Announcing Sweet Sleep’s next trip to Haiti!

Hello friends! I’m excited to announce the date for our next Sweet Sleep trip to Haiti: April 13-19, 2011. This trip is open to anybody, so please send this email to your friends or post the information on your blog, Facebook or Twitter…whatever you’d like! More information is as follows: Sample itinerary:Depart for Miami: April 13th Spend the night in … Read More