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Monday, June 24, 2013

To Be of Use 1 comment

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Unbelievably our Nicaragua trip is coming to a close.  As always happens, the first few days of the trip seem long and hard, but once we really get our bearings, the trip passes at light speed.  Our last two days have been a blur. 

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Saturday, June 22, 2013

Trenches and Mud 4 comments

Day 5 is now over and once again we have been blessed with an incredible day.  Last night we were able to experience a tropical storm in the tropics and it was quite the event.  Torrential rains pounded our guest house and the rest of Matagalpa including our work site. 

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Friday, June 21, 2013

Mountains and Mayhem 5 comments

Day four of our trip is coming to a close and it has been quite the day.  Breakfast was served at 6:00 a.m. and then we piled into three 4x4 pickup trucks for a trip up into the mountains.  We planned to see a new community that was started with the help of World Renew and visit the small Christian school that was completed last year. 

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Thursday, June 20, 2013

Finding our Way 4 comments

Day three of our trip is now over and in many ways our team is really finding its way.  While there was an eerie silence in our van when we arrived at our guest house in very unfamiliar Matagalpa, that silence was a distant memory around our deafening dinner table this evening.  

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