Category Archives: Faith and Life

Holy Tears

There are simply no words to describe this day adequately. Our last full day in Mwandi has been full indeed. We end the day preparing for one last night’s sleep in Simba House, with hearts full to overflowing with a … Continue reading

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Time Flies

Suddenly, we are approaching the end of our time in Mwandi. Tomorrow is our last full day here before heading for a two night excursion at Chobe Game Park in Botswana followed by the two day journey home. Ten nights … Continue reading

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The View from the Bush

Early this morning, Barry Delozier and I embarked on a journey with long-time friend Ruairidh Waddell who serves as the area coordinator for Malawi and Zambia for World Renew, the Relief and Humanitarian arm of the Christian Reformed Church. Four … Continue reading

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Remember the Sabbath Day…

Our team has experienced a true African Sabbath Day today. We spent two joyful hours at the UCZ Jerusalem Church this morning from 9:00 to 11:00. The church was quite full and there were a great number of young people … Continue reading

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A Cultural Exchange

This Saturday our team spent diving more deeply into local culture in Mwandi and learning more about this community we are calling home these two weeks. The morning began after a delicious breakfast with the team going on a village … Continue reading

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Chief Concerns

Today has been a glorious day in Mwandi! We rose early so that we could be at the Palace for an audience with His Royal Highness Senior Chief Inyambo Yeta at 8:30 sharp! It has been a few years since … Continue reading

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Sometimes We Dance

Joy can be found even in places where human need and pain are great. Sometimes that joy spills over into dancing. Today, we danced. Our day began with the women on the team going to the meeting of the Animoyo … Continue reading

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