We set out to complete two projects whilst we were in Nepal with our team. Actually we completed neither of them. To read about the Jewellery project see my previous post. In the first week of being in Nepal we learnt that the land that had been given to us to build the church was … More Did we build a church?
Well you have guessed by now that we never managed to launch this project whilst we were in Nepal and you’re probably wondering what is happening, especially if you contributed financially towards this project. The jewellery designer and trainer has become extremely busy and consequently let us down at the last hurdle. This was a huge disappointment … More Jewellery project update
On our way home we had unexpected night in Istanbul which threw up an unexpected invite to visit friends. They say home is where the heart is. With friends all over the place Albania, Afghanistan, Nepal, Sweden, England, Canada and well actually Turkey and infact all over the place it’s hard to know where to … More Home?
So today me and Surendra borrowed Andreas new motorbike (she hasnt rode it yet) to travel up to his village – Pallung – which is about a 3 and a half hour journey. Great fun! We set off fairly early and it was great, sun was shining, I had my dust mask on and we … More Connor cruises to Palung
As Clem does his best to explain speaking in tongues to the gathering of orphans, street kids, missionaries and YWAM youngsters he does a quick recap of the major events in the life of the prayer house community over the past three weeks. It’s been three weeks we’ve had the privilege of sharing with them … More A glimpse of heaven
My mother is part of a knitting group and when they heard we were coming back to Nepal they went into knitting overdrive! It turned out that they were not the only knitting group that had gotten inspired! In the end there was so many jumpers and hats I think most of the team had … More Blessed to bless
So we’re still in Nepal but the team returned home on Wednesday. Eelco shares his home coming . . . Going back home. After a long flight watching various movies and, seeing some stunning sights of mainly desserts, which from my creationist point of view reveal some awesome evidence of Noah’s flood, the first thing … More The return of the team
Returning from Nepal after our three week mission has been a strange experience. It’s great to be reunited with loved ones and a relief to be driven on Tarmac roads that don’t jar your back every few yards. But it now seems like a dream I’ve woken up from or one I’ve fallen into. But … More Dreaming dreams – Dave goes home
If this isn’t a god thing then I’m a fried fish! It was early afternoon and I get a phone call from Connor telling me the walking woman and her lovely daughter are sitting at Jawalakhel just ten minutes walk from our house. We rush out of the house jump in a taxi and there she is! Mim … More A deeper language and the walking woman
Today’s been a day of hairdressing first some of the guys went for a trim shave and massage. I knew what was coming so it was fun to sit and watch as their necks got crunched, fingers pulled and heads battered. Later on armed with an excellent hairdressing set donated by a member of our … More The hair dressers