Awesome – PART THREE

VBS 2018:… Awesome, AWEsome, AWESOME This is our THIRD and last installment detailing a two-week VBS in July-August. You have to grasp the importance of teaching basic Biblical principles to Congolese children. Yes, HOPE starts here! One may accuse me of hyperbole in saying this VBS field trip was “UNPRECEDENTED”, but please read on. This truly was … Continue reading Awesome – PART THREE

Awesome – PART ONE

VBS 2018:… Awesome, AWEsome, AWESOME What a truly fantastic experience VBS was for the children and youth along with Bintu and her team of teachers and mentors. I’ll recap the two-week spiritual and educational journey in two newsletters; there is so much to tell you, and there are many great photos to show you. Of … Continue reading Awesome – PART ONE

This week in Bukavu 8/20

After two weeks of teaching Vacation Bible School and one week off (for some), we’re back at work at our Education Center in Bukavu. This summer our staff and volunteers have worked very hard, especially preparing and implementing our VBS program which ended with the final activity on August 12th when the parents came to … Continue reading This week in Bukavu 8/20

Countdown to VBS…

Future Hope Africa family: Many of you celebrated America’s independence this month. Speaking of that, on a historical note, the D.R. Congo received its independence from Belgium on June 30, 1960.   Whooo—whoooo–All aboard FHA’s VBS train! I had my weekly conversation with Bintu on Wednesday and then went on my regular 4-mile run. After both … Continue reading Countdown to VBS…