Trip 7 is underway!

“Without training, we cannot succeed.”  – Solomon (a young man in Bukavu) And that is why we go.  We follow the model that Jesus demonstrated long ago.  We proclaim truth; we demonstrate love; we develop relationships; and we train.  We try hard not to “do” for them. Here’s his full quote:  “Without training, we cannot…

Trip 6 Final Letter (April 27, 2013)

“Even rats store food.” That statement really got me.  How could people living in a fertile, productive land live in such a subsistence manner?  The answer is complicated, as are all things in the Congo. I’ll get back to that quote in a minute. This letter is in two parts:  a general update and a…