Week Three at Rehoboth

Week Three at Rehoboth

Saturday was a day out to make a trip to Athirappilly Falls near Thrissur. Kerala is a beautiful place, so much greenery and many exotic flowers and plants. If you’re following the blog and wondering why I haven’t posted pictures of kids, just to let you know that this is not advisable.  I hope that … Continue reading

The Second Week at Rehoboth

The Second Week at Rehoboth

Met with two of the trustees for Rehoboth recently.   Brother Godly and his wife live almost across the street, and they are a lovely couple with a big heart for the Orphanage.  Brother Ben Jacob George lives in Dubai and does business in Kerala.  His father ran the Boys’ Orphanage for many years and … Continue reading

The First Few Days at Rehoboth

The First Few Days at Rehoboth

The flight via Singapore on Singapore Airlines was a long trip, nearly two days.  Eighteen hours of that was in Singapore Airport, which is rated the best airport in the world.  You could almost live in it!  Butterfly Garden, Orchid Garden, delightful food choices, even a Rolex store if one had the money! Arrival at … Continue reading

Lead up to the four week trip

Lead up to the four week trip

“And why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin.” Matthew 6:28 ESV I leave Sunday, May 19 for Kerala and return Sunday, June 16.  This will be a four week trip: two weeks to work with the teachers, and then two weeks to … Continue reading

Conversation with Phyllis today

Conversation with Phyllis today

We had a long conversation with Phyllis Treasure today about Rehoboth International School where we are planning to work this coming year.  The school now has students up to Grade 7 and will be starting Grade 8 this June.  They are using the CBSE curriculum and hoping to get accreditation status with the government so … Continue reading

Two videos on Rehoboth

Two videos on Rehoboth

You may be interested to learn a little more about Rehoboth.  Here are two videos that give a sense of what the ministry does and how God is at work.  The first is Joanne Mathews who visits Rehoboth.  The second is Phyllis Treasure who has been a missionary at Rehoboth since 1957.  Both videos brought … Continue reading

Rehoboth in Kerala, India

Rehoboth in Kerala, India

So Alison and I made a trip to Kerala, the place of my birth, in January.  We enjoyed seeing lots of things, including a wild elephant!  On our trip we stopped in at Rehoboth in Thrissur, which is the place my Grandparents worked for about 40 years.  The picture of me is taken in front … Continue reading