Ssese Islands

Uganda is really growing on me! It’s so much different than Kenya. It’s really green everywhere, with leafy trees and dense jungle. Oh, and it’s humid too, something I’m not a big fan of. Nonetheless, the country really is beautiful, and its people are very...

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Entebbe, Uganda

I’m in Uganda! I’ve spent the last two days visiting CCW staff at our office in Entebbe, Uganda. The first thing I noticed about this place is how green and lush it is. It is certainly less dry than Kenya. It’s also humid, something that was...

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Kaptembwo and Olenkasurai

I’ve had another couple of great days in Kenya. I’m really going to miss this place. Yesterday we dedicated a new water catchment system in Kaptembwo Slum, a humble place with wonderful people. They greeted us with great hospitality and reverence. The church and school has...

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Baringo County, Kenya

Wow. What a day. I was wondering when it would happen. It happened today. God melted my heart for these kids. It's like a connection was made. I was humbled. Brought low. He showed me how blessed I am. I still have more than a week...

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AFRICA!

I’m here! After my airline delays, and rerouted flights, I finally made it to Kenya. I was picked up by my country director in Nairobi and taken to a hotel, where I promptly got into bed and slept for 7 hours. Not bad given the jet...

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Are We There Yet?

It all started innocently enough. Drive to YVR, park, check in, security, walk to gate, get on plane. Fly to YYZ. That part worked as planned. Then, it didn't. I arrived at 6:15 am and found out that my 8 am flight to Newark, NJ was...

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