Music Training

I have begun much-anticipated musical training for our church here in Africa.  The first phase of this instruction consists of four three-hour classes, one each month […]

Beach Vacation

Last weekend, I took my visiting friend Ana on a vacation to a beach and island, together with Estefânia with whom I live. The three of […]

Passing Through the Market

The market is the biggest landmark that I pass each day on my way to and from work.  It is a place of bustling activity, traffic […]

Container Unloaded

Two years ago, over a period of several months, I sorted through all of my belongings. For each item, I had to decide whether to take […]

Leo’s Birthday

Last week began on a sad note with the death of Bonifácio’s sister. The whole week felt unusual because Bonifácio and Estefânia were away attending to […]

Pray for Bonifácio’s Family

Please pray for the family with whom I live, as they mourn the passing of Bonifácio’s sister after a long illness. She raised Bonifácio and some […]