Bookkeeping!

Jeff S. is our field accountant, and he recently ran an internal audit on my CAR bookkeeping.  Since Roy and I are the only Covenant missionaries in CAR, one of us has to be treasurer.  Guess who gets the job? 

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The heart of a child

Whether it’s being ready to find complete joy playing peek-a-boo with a total stranger,

having color blind friendships,

or holding tight to a papa’s hands because you love, trust and respect him, the simple accepting heart of a child is

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Caterpiggles!

God keeps surprising us with his creation!  We don’t know who called the meeting, but these caterpillars are ready!

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Back at home and very content

Our time with friends, away from work, in God’s creation, was extraordinary,

but it is SO GOOD to be home again,

even though we came home to face a blown out generator

and no antenna set up at our house

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Small world

We had a lovely week at Turtle Bay Resort in Watamu, Kenya, enjoying God’s creation and his love for us.  Friends, worship, fun night, bible teaching, financial teaching – all added up to a wonderful time for us.

When we

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Thankful for Jaydene’s help

Jaydene, the volunteer we wrote about last month, has agreed to come one or two days each week to help supervise and manage the project while we’re in CAR.  This will be a relief to Roy and a great help

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First fruits

Things are growing and beginning to produce at the Back 2 Eden farm!   The jakfruit trees are growing beyond their wind protection sacks.

The  dragon fruit are blooming and we’re getting lemons, from a tiny tree!

As the unusual fruit

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Teaching basic first aid

I was asked to teach a first aid session to our church’s interns.  These young adults have chosen to take from 1-2 years to train in and explore the many different projects and possibilities the church and Genesis have to

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We have our visas!!!

Thank you for praying, we have our Cameroon visas in our passports so we are good to return to CAR, via the closest international airport which happens to be in Cameroon!  We are currently at our missionary fellowship in Watamu,

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Safe child care and first aid for Genesis Hope’s baby home

It has been a privilege to go to Genesis’ orphanage and help the caretakers know some child care, first aid and what to do in an emergency.  They actually surprised me with what they already know, regarding safety and just

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