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Update from Pastor Greg

Emilie and I just returned to Uhuru Hotel. All went very well with the climb and we summited well. The final day is the hard part and we made it to the top an hour earlier than the last time I climbed. Emilie was great – I clearly slowed her down! The conditions were...
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An Update from Pastor Greg in Tanzania

Yesterday was a wonderful day. We had slept well and felt no ill-effects of all the travel time. Saltieli took us “window shopping” (his words, which is ironic as there were no windows) and we relaxed over pizza at a local place where many Americans eat. I can tell...
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El Salvador, Part 7

Friday, June 22 Wow! What a day! The first thing we did when we got to the work site today was move cement block that had been delivered after we left yesterday. Then we got a new delivery and unloaded and stacked that as well. When we finished today, our site looked great. This...
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El Salvador, Part 6

Thursday, June 21 Well, today was the fourth day working at the soon-to-be house. We arrived at the site to discover that the trenches had been magically finished! No complaints here – now the nine blisters I got from swinging the pickaxe will have some time to disappear. Today...
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El Salvador, Part 5

Wednesday, June 20th Rain! That was our main topic of conversation this morning. It had rained for a lot of the night and we use dirt roads to get to the work site which had become impassable. We had to come up with an alternate plan, so we decided to use the morning for a...
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El Salvador, Part 4

Tuesday, June 19 Well, today was day 2 of actually working on site. I had a lot of trouble falling asleep, but once I did, I really didn’t wake up until the sun did. Wake up call came later than usual at 7 am, and yet I still stayed in bed for an extra half an hour. Oops xD Today...
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El Salvador Part 3

June 17 Today was a special day for our Mission Team. We worshiped with our sisters and brothers at Cristo Rey Church in Santa Ana. We were welcomed by the congregation and invited to sit next to Cristo Rey members. I sat with Ana Luz a lovely young woman and her mother...
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El Salvador Part 2

We began this morning at the work site with a short devotion with Ana Maria, some members of the family receiving the home (Claudia, Carla, Ashley, and Juan Jose), and our mason (Julio Cesar). Then, while waiting for the tools to arrive, we went to visit the first home...
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El Salvador, Part 1

Hola!  Greetings from El Salvador.  The Sheridan Mission Team has arrived safely in our hotel in San Salvador.  We are looking forward to worshiping with our friends at Cristo Rey tomorrow morning.  We will greet Pastor Carlos and Pastor Vilma and share news from our church...
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The Children of Karansi

The children at Karansi Lutheran Parish are like the children in all of Africa.  Many of us have a deep love for these children. The disciple John wrote in John 3:17, “If a rich person sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against his brother, how can he claim he loves...
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