Tag Archives: Africa

Are Unicorns in the Bible??

Yes they are mentioned in scripture, and yes, they do exist: Job 39:4-6 “Will the unicorn be willing to serve thee, or abide by thy crib?Canst thou bind the unicorn with his band in the furrow? or will he harrow the valleys after thee? Wilt thou trust him, because his strength is great? or wilt thou leave thy labour to him? Wilt… (more…)

Running 100 Miles per Hour all Week

Sorry for the lack of blogging. I have been very busy studying, teaching classes, hosting a Bible study in my home, visiting the Nandi Hills, packing for a trip to Nairobi, printing material for the trip to the refugee camp, and having an awesome time at a bond fire last night with high school youth. I would say the highlight… (more…)

Average Day

I was on my way to the ATM and then back down town today when I realized, this use to not look normal to me. One year ago, I would have never walked down a street like this out of fear for my own safety. Now, all I see is happy people and little shops where I might find something… (more…)

Building Friendships

Thank you everyone for your prayer and concern. I am doing much better now and am finally home in Kitale. I have typhoid, but no malaria. Unfortunately the medication I am being treated with may be effecting my logic just a bit. I just found my toothpaste and deodorant in my kitchen cupboards after unpacking everything yesterday. lol. So, we will see how… (more…)

Sick Day

Well, I had a fun weekend after drinking some chocolate milk that had gone bad. It’s now three days later, and I am finally returning home after being hospitalized.  I am doing much better now. Point being, avoid milk products while in Africa that are prepackaged. I usually only drink fresh milk that I have pasteurized myself, but lately have gotten lazy.… (more…)

Walking to Town

If there is anything I use to hate about living in Africa that I now love, it is having to walk to town. Everything is so green this time of the year. However, you can’t get too enamored by the view, and forget about traffic. Bicyclists don’t know how to dodge pedestrians here. The one pictured here is actually a Taxi bicycle.

Some Humor for You

I was at the hospital today and snapped this picture. I thought you might enjoy having some fun with it. Just move the decimal point two spaces to the left and you will have estimated the cost of these procedures in US dollars. One of my Kenyan friends told me that he has known of Americans coming to Kenya for health… (more…)

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