Preacher in the Toilet

It began as a competition of loud speakers.  Sikwiza was preparing to hold meetings in a very remote village in the Northern Province of Zambia.  The people had never heard the Gospel in this area before, and Sikwiza was sent by Riverside to share the news of God’s love to them. But there was one man very opposed to this plan, and he began devising a way to distract the village from attending and listening to the meetings.  Read more

Home

We are home! 

We weren’t greeted with a snake in our house like we did the first time we arrived here after that exhausting 3 day journey.  No, not a snake.  But a medium sized black scorpion did and stung Wesley on the leg.  Oh that pitiful scream! And unfortunately it would be poor Wesley again.  
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New Years Update

Dear Friends and Family,

Consider this blog post your personal Christmas/New Years letter.

This day last year, we were in Dubai waiting for our next flight to come to Africa.  Wow.  Was that really a whole year ago?  How do I summarize what this last year has meant to all of us?  There has been so much growing, so much learning and many experiences to look back on. Read more