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10 Jun 2018

Gym Floor is DONE!!

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It took pretty much the month of May to complete the gym floor. There were 9 strips poured in all. It was most challenging when it rained — which was only a couple of times. Still, the surface is looking

26 May 2018

The Zieglettes Are Here!

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After plotting and planning, visa applications, and incorrect spelling on the airline ticket – the disadvantages of a long name! — they’re finally here! First thing on the agenda was a tour of RFIS — not the classrooms, but the

20 May 2018

How a Talipot Grows

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December 2010, just a few months after we arrived in Yaounde to work at Rain Forest, our agriculture missionary friend Paul planted a very rare palm — one of the largest in the world. The Talipot Palm. It didn’t look

14 May 2018

Senior Banquet

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The end of the school year continues, with the Junior / Senior Banquet.

The 11th Grade class worked very hard to put on a lovely banquet for the senior class. The venue was the SIL aviation hangar, which was decorated

7 May 2018

Baccalaureate Service to Honor Class of 2018

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Thus begins the year end festivities. Sunday May 6 we honored the graduates of 2018 at the International Christian Church of Yaounde with a Baccalaureate service.

RFIS Bible teacher (and next year’s chaplain) spoke. Gift Bibles were presented to each

30 Apr 2018

Futsal Tournament

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It’s a long holiday weekend and kids love to play! So for the 2nd year now, Ben and friends organized a futsal tournament at school… just for fun!

For those of you who don’t live with boys who love soccer,

29 Apr 2018

Sports and Drama Evangelism

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What do you do if you’re passionate about sports, and passionate about introducing people to Jesus? Combine them! Our students have the opportunity each year to do just that. Last weekend they went to a town down near the border

27 Apr 2018

Gym Construction – April 2018 update

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“What’s been happening on the gym construction this month,” you ask?

Lots. For starters, some frames are in the windows on the building part.

They made and installed trusses for the roof over the office and fitness room. Ron’s hoping

23 Apr 2018

Transitions

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Transition: the process or a period of changing from one state or condition to another.  Or for many of our students and staff, from one continent to another. For many graduating seniors the transition is complicated by a change from

22 Apr 2018

RFIS Carnival 2018

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Carnival time at RFIS when all the students set up games, food, and activities for kids of all ages to enjoy. Saturday was a perfect day for fun in the sun!

Many of the classic favorites were there such as

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