Tag Archives: Africa

A New Day, A New Opportunity

January 6, 2004 Dear Friend, This morning I am tasting the mercy of God helping me wait for word that James has arrived in the States safely. We left the village early so that we could enjoy a final farewell dinner with … Continue reading

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For Behold, I Bring you Good News of a Great Joy

December 27, 2003 Dear Friend, In a desert land he found him, in a barren and howling waste. He shielded him and cared for him; he guarded him as the apple of his eye, like an eagle that stirs up … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Christmas

December 23, 2003 Dearest Friend, Mike and I will spend this anniversary opening our home to the mamas and children. I have made punch with soda and fruit juice and have two kinds of homemade cookies to offer. I reduced … Continue reading

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The Misery of Malaria

November 6, 2003 Dear Friend,  Today is training day and so I will try to grab some desk time to prepare for that.  Chloe did fine with the immunization.  I enjoyed talking with Mama Flavia and preparing her with the news that … Continue reading

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Entertaining Angels Unawares

October 29, 2003 Hey Friend, The child we were with yesterday is adorable–his parents are dead and he has been staying in an army barracks with Ugandan soldiers.  The man who took him in has been called up north to Gulu … Continue reading

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O Sing to the Lord a New Song

October 19, 2003 Good morning friend.  Today I am staying on site with Cottage #1 while the others have been transported to church.  There has been a new willingness from the staff to assist in transporting children and mamas to “morning … Continue reading

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Hot Heads

October 8,  2003 Hey my friend, What a good prayer you have for commitment to wait as God unfolds “A Call to Prayer”.  You know I have come to realize that as He is engineering timing He hems us in to … Continue reading

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