Andros Youth Camp – Days 1-2

AUGUST 12: Day 1 of camp! We arrived at 7:30, to make sure that we could get everything set up. We had a meeting at breakfast, just trying to get our priorities in order. I shared what I journaled earlier in the morning: that we were to be God's hands and feet, eyes and ears, heart and tongue. We were to reflect His glory for the kids to see, to model our theme of "Are you enough?" Everyone was in a great frame of mind! Turned out the basketball court is

May 10 – Partying with the youngsters

Today we held a party for our basketball camp kids (although half the kids weren't at the basketball camp, and many who were weren't there!). It was GREAT! These are such great kids, and the Fathers House kids came down with us, plus Jack came and brought two other basketball players. We gave away lots and lots of great - and greatly needed - stuff: tee shirts, ground nut paste (like peanut butter), bread, washing bars, a kilo of sugar, friendship bracelet...

TOMORROW!

We leave tomorrow! I can't wait! (Well, it's always bittersweet, since my husband doesn't come, but overall... I can't wait!) So one big project has come up, and I am SO very excited about it. Here's the scoop: Sunday night I couldn't sleep, and I was thinking/praying about the trip. I thought that it would be really great to do something practical for the ladies of Nawezakana and the basketball camp kids, and felt the Lord suggesting that we give them...