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Life Amongst Death, Pt 2

As I said before, our group had been informed of the community living in Manila North Cemetery (MNC), and KKFI’s involvement. Since the government won’t provide any support or programs, that’s where KKFI steps in. 581 more words

Living Amongst Death, Pt 1

Before I left home I went to the travel clinic for a typhoid booster. The nurse who administered my shot was asking what we were doing in the Philippines. 482 more words

Grace Embodied

Rex is quickly becoming one of my favorite people. He and I are the same age, but the energy he gives night and day with these children is astounding. 354 more words

The Balm in Gilead

The Gilead Center began with a few people going out into the community; and they addressed the children with a simple question: “Do you want us to teach you how to dream?” 803 more words

KKFI 101


Upon arriving at the Gilead Center we received a quick version of KKFI 101. KKFI (Kapatiran-Kaunlaran Foundation Inc.) is the United Methodist run organization that is working to educate children and equip them to climb out of poverty. 195 more words

Halfway Around the World

We arrived at the ATL airport on Thursday at 9:00 am. We settled at KKFI in Manila, Philippines around 2:00 am Saturday morning. Since we’re 13 hours ahead, for the next two weeks our night and day would be turned upside down. 351 more words

Journey to the Philippines 

It all started with a funeral. Several months ago I attended the service of a friend. We were colleagues in ministry together, but also had corralled campers together at Glisson and majored in religion together at LaGrange. 697 more words