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So...is this Mount Huye?

Over the weekend, Lia and I were hoping to travel to Burundi (Rwanda’s neighboring country to the south). Unfortunately, the buses were booked solid all Friday and Saturday, so that trip has been postponed for now. 253 more words


Ogopogo on the go: How B.C.’s mythical lake dweller turned up at a Rwandan restaurant

After the winter we’ve just been through, it may come as no surprise that Canada’s fabled Okanagan lake creature has departed for warmer climes. Specifically, the humid hills of central Africa. 922 more words


Ejo Heza ~ Beautiful Tomorrow

KOPAKAMA Women’s Coffee

The 1994 Rwandan genocide left thousands of widows and orphans to provide for their families. In 2008 a group of 180 women from KOPAKAMA Cooperative came together to form a Women’s Group. 300 more words

Rwanda | Day 7


So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love. 1 CORINTHIANS 13:13

Today, our team began the day with the church service in Bugesera.

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What Next in Ukraine

The downing of Malaysia Flight 17 by Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine put the Ukraine crisis back into the world’s attention, and marked a dramatic escalation in the seriousness of the crisis.   893 more words

Barack Obama


Well I’m official at the airport waiting for my first of three flights. I have been asked on repeat, “are you nervous?” Well here’s your answer, I have never been more nervous than when I set my baggage on the scale. 260 more words


Site-Responsive Collaborations in Rwanda

It’s time to go back to Rwanda. This time, it’s all about International Creative Collaboration…fiber, creative writing, photography, painting.  Again I am going with Master Weaver Melissa Johnson so, of course, we will be working with… 328 more words