Monthly Archives: October 2010

Prayer for Swaziland

This morning during our prayer meeting, we were given some bad news from Swaziland.  The following is an e-mail from a Hands at Work volunteer who works with out communities in Swaziland,  summarizing what’s happened.  I encourage you to check … Continue reading

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Chicken

Today I want to talk to you about chicken.  Chicken has been playing a big part in my life here in Africa.  For several reasons.  Let me tell you how. It all started when I did my community stay (the … Continue reading

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A Fortnight in Lagos

First of all, a very belated Happy Thanksgiving to everyone.  Thanksgiving is possibly my favorite holiday back home for a few reasons.  First of all, my school has a fall break, which falls on the week of Thanksgiving.  Last year, … Continue reading

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Settling In

So, this has been quite a week so far, on a few fronts. First of all, the excitement and joy of being here has inevitably faded.  This past week, for the first time, I found myself missing life back home. … Continue reading

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