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July 2017
July 2017

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I am over two weeks into my trip in Kiambu, Kenya. I have been able to make great relationships with many Kenyan employees at Nazareth Hospital, Joy Village orphanage, Allamano School, and the Holy ...


July 2017
July 2017

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I spent Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at Joy Village. This was an amazing experience, and I had the opportunity to meet some truly special people. All day Thursday and Friday I helped Dr. Talty ...


July 2017
July 2017

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The team arrived at Nairobi International Airport late Sunday, June 25th. The prayers for safe travels were felt as we traveled thousands of miles from our respective homes in Virginia. On Monday ...


July 2017
July 2017

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The Allamano School, on the grounds of Nazareth Hospital, is a place that creates joy and opportunity for some of the neediest children in this area of Kenya.  After spending a whole day there ...


November 2016
November 2016

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November 2016
November 2016

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The thin places..... those moments the Irish refer to when the ordinary meets the eternal. Jim Wood spoke of these not long ago  and I thought how often did we have those moments on our recent two ...


June 2016
June 2016

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Asante Sana (Thank you very much in Kiswahili)

More that 30 individuals who have made the pilgrimage to Nazareth Hospital in Kenya have had their hearts touched by the top scholars from Allamano ...


June 2016
June 2016

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June 2016
June 2016

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June 2016
June 2016

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November 2015
November 2015
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“Transformation is not happenstance; it is a revolution of the soul. Doing something over and over, being somewhere again and again, saying yes and yes and yes to what we said yes to before, we ...

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November 2015
November 2015

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What does it mean to be sorry?  To feel sorry for someone?  You might think that we, as extremely (materially) privileged people of the Global North, would come to Africa and see (material) poverty ...


November 2015
November 2015
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Sometimes, in the Kingdom of God you can desire to glean the spirit of another...another in the world with whom you can share the air and break bread together in laughter. That is what happened when ...


November 2015
November 2015
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Have you ever held the hand of an abandoned child? One with big, brown eyes and a pearly white smile. So loving and sweet they just melt your heart. These past two weeks have been filled with such ...


November 2015
November 2015

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Last week, I had the pleasure of spending the night with Pennina and her ten wonderful children. As soon as I walked into her very clean home, I saw pictures of Jesus, Bible verses, and children's ...