Tagged with video

The Last Few Days

The Last Few Days

The last few days came and went so fast.  I’m already back in Canada and sorting through my pictures.  This is such a lovely picture of two kids enjoying a book in the library.  I see a steady improvement in the school each time I go back due the continued work of staff and volunteers. … Continue reading

First Days of School

First Days of School

I arrived in Kochi on Sunday, May 29 in the evening without a hitch, then sailed through immigration which has been simplified with the new eTV (Electronic Tourist Visa) which began just before my last visit.  I picked up some kind of traveller’s bug along the way so felt somewhat unwell for the first week. … Continue reading

Doorways of Hope

Doorways of Hope

And there I will give her her vineyards and make the Valley of Achor a door of hope. Hosea 2:15 It is with great hope that I left Rehoboth last week, not that I was leaving, but I was anticipating the next time I can get on a plane bound for Kerala.  Doorways can be … Continue reading

Back in India – Week 2

Back in India – Week 2

This time of year, while hot, is very beautiful in Kerala.  Gardenia and bougainvillea bloom, mango and jack fruit are ripening, and there’s all the beauty of a nearly 50 acre property that is used for agriculture to support the orphanage. I started the week by attending the East Fort Assembly which is in English.  The … Continue reading

Preparation

Preparation

The Purple Sunbird was something I remember from childhood.  Out by the back veranda was a passion fruit vine and the Sunbirds would often build a hanging nest with their characteristic little covered porch.  They spend a lot of time building an amazing little abode.  I was thinking about the fact that God our Father … Continue reading