Colleen Burroughs founder of Watering Malawi, will be the guest speaker at the morning worship at Delmar Baptist Church following the fundraiser Walk for Water earlier in the day. She is the Executive Vice President of Passport, Inc. a national non-profit headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.
Born in Africa, Ms Burroughs grew up in four countries in Africa: Kenya, Malawi, Zimbabwe and Bophuthatswana. She holds a degree in Fine Art from the University of Alabama and a Masters of Divinity from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Colleen received the Clyde T. Francisco Preaching Award, the John Knox Press Outstanding Student in Homiletics and became a listed speaker for the Staley Lecture Series.
Delmar is creating awareness for Watering Malawi and raising $6,000 through various Advent events to give a deepwater well to a village in Malawi, Africa.