People Everywhere

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We were told that Rwanda, for its size, had the largest density of population... As we drove across the country, we were astounded by the number of people walking the roads, wherever we went. It was the number of children … Continue reading

Giraffes

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Okay... so I just have to say the safari day was perfect with stunning weather, a great guide; Denise and driver; Etienne and wonderful friends... AND they found us a great selection of Giraffes!! It was spectacular!! After spending a … Continue reading

Iranzi

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In October of 2008, Rob and I were told to go get our shots for Rwanda, so we would be ready to join the Jelsmas when they arrived in November of 2008 to build a medical wellness centre with Cedar … Continue reading

Village of Hope

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Visiting the geranium distillery and the Village of Hope with Nicholas Hitimana, was the last event planned for the Vision 2014 Team. I had known of this village being built for the widows who had survived the genocide, since 2005. … Continue reading

Torrential Downpour

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Chocolate and Coffee~ Two men almost drowned in the sudden downpour they encountered walking up the steep dirt road, (with deep chasms cut into the dirt from the various torrential rainstorms). Coming from the Iranzi clinic to Hitimana's where we … Continue reading

The Master Potter

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While we were on our vision trip, we went by a potters co-op in Gatarama, Rwanda. Emily was invited to make something and in the skilled hands of the Master Potter, something beautiful was made. Thank you Dear Potter for … Continue reading

In Amsterdam !

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We are halfway home!! Previous blog has the overview. I only have iPhone photos till I get home when I can update with Better images!!! So looking forward to being back!!!

Amsterdam

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Good Morning Dear Ones!!! 6 am Monday Morning. Lights on. Hot cloth to wash my face. Flying over Europe. Arriving in Amsterdam after breakfast. Falling asleep last night with tears of joy running down my face. I continue to be … Continue reading

Doing Better

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After two days in a clinic/private hospital run by the 7th day Adventists I am back 'home' to our little apartment! We are grateful for excellent care... lots of meds to help me get better... a very good price to … Continue reading