Home Alone

Home Alone My host family left on Tuesday to spend the next several months abroad, so I now have their home to myself. I’m not isolated, […]

Weekend Bus Trip

Weekend Bus Trip Last Thursday, I got up at 3:00 a.m. and headed for the bus station. By 4:00, I was in my seat, and at […]

Fellowship with Other Expatriates

Though living in a foreign land, I have ample opportunities to mingle with fellow Americans and other expatriates. I thoroughly enjoy fellowship with the couple with […]

Visit to Refugee Church

Last Sunday was my first adventure outside of the city where I’ve been living for the past two months. I visited a church in a refugee […]

Daily Routine

My weekdays here in Africa begin early: I get up with the sun, between 5:00 and 5:30 am. I sing while getting ready for the day, […]

African Church

The church in which I participate meets on the same property where I live, inside the building which we hope to open soon as a hospital. […]