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Day 7: St. Stephen’s Rokel, Grafton, Mongegba & the Chimpanze Sanctuary

This morning we were accompanied by our two friends the preying mantises (or whatever the plural is of a mantis!) Each day they appear – the largest, a green one, sits on the outside of the hall window all day, … Continue reading

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Tragic News

We received the tragic news on the 1st April that Jacob Dove’s wife died in childbirth along with her baby, leaving Jacob on his own with their three other children. Reuben recently wrote to us: The funeral service for the … Continue reading

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18th February: Fogbo, Manalo, Makomba School, Makoibundu, Magbafti, St. Stephens Rokel

The last day of standard visits, an a day that threatened on paper to be hideously long! Not only did we have the five originally planned visits to make, but we also gained one during Conference when Reuben realised that … Continue reading

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Monday 15th February: Wellington, Allen Town, TECT, Mongegba, ‘Car Accident’

Today has been a varied day of on the one hand heart-stopping beauty, human vision and care and on the other desperate lives and attempted cons. We started off heading to a church called Wellington. This I had been looking … Continue reading

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