Category Archives: Ministry

May 1st was Labor Day

Yes, it was 2 weeks ago, but we did celebrate Labor Day with the CEFA employees.  We had a nice meal and Roy gave a quick but very encouraging talk.  Oh, how I love gozo!!  Some years they have a

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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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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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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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Please pray for favor for our Cameroonian visas

We have sent our passports and visa applications to the High Commission of Cameroon in Pretoria, and we are hoping and praying for favor, that we will indeed receive the 6 month multiple entry visas that we’re applying for.   We

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Luke in South Africa

Our good friend and missionary colleague, Luke Turk, came from Cameroon last week to stay for a short while with us in South Africa.  He had injured his arm in December, had surgery, and because of a concern about the

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Our church family

I love our church, it is a welcoming place, a place where we can worship God and learn more about how to navigate our everyday life with God at the heart of it.  I love the crazy diversity, with all

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Happy 14th birthday, Genesis Care Centre

What a blessing to be able to work at the Genesis Care Centre , helping out in the nursing director’s office with whatever lightens their load of work.  I also love going in to the wards and just visiting with

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Unrest continues, in spite of peace talks

Twice over last month, our Fulani cattle caretaker, “I”, had to move the cattle off the CEFA farm to safer pastures, as the bandits/rebels of months’ past are back again.  I’s wife and children have now moved back across the

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Back helping again at the Care Centre

I’ve been thoroughly enjoying helping out at the care center, whether it be employee health screening, visiting the patients with a dear friend, or doing mundane tasks that free up time for the nursing director and her assistant.  I sometimes

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