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Leadership Retreat Ends
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Leadership Retreat Ends

Jan. 25, 2018 – We saw the children off this morning, each to their own Districts. Some will travel for 10 hours on a bus or taxi. They were “bright” and energetic at 8:00 A.M. but I imagine most of them are sleeping on their way home. Once meeting these teens you can’t forget them....

Leadership Retreat
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Leadership Retreat

Jan. 24, 2018 – This will be brief. The camp is still going on into the night – because you know teens have more energy than me. Rose and I left after this second day around 7:30 after a closing and a cake! There are so many stories and these older children have matured and look...

Never a Dull Day!
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Never a Dull Day!

Jan 22, 2018 – It has been awhile since I have communicated. There is never a dull day. They are active and filled with interactions with good people. Last Friday we had a final meeting for the Empowerment Retreat which begins today, Monday. I met the two main facilitators for the retreat from an organization...

To Meat, or not to Meat
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To Meat, or not to Meat

Jan. 18. 2018 – Last week at this time I was finalizing my packing for my travels – The time goes by fast! Yesterday was a lighter day at the office and in the evening, I went to a local Rotary Meeting with Rose. She’s very involved and has missed being with this group of...

Full Days – and Surprises
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Full Days – and Surprises

Jan. 16, 2018 – Already it seems like I have been here longer than a couple of days! They have been full days,as usual – along with some surprises. Yesterday late afternoon, after arriving home from the office I had a couple of visitors. One of the children who Tom and I, along with Christy and Ron Brewers, sponsor through...

Uganda!
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Uganda!

Jan. 15, 2018 – All of you should know by now that when I use this “salutation” for a letter it’s regarding a trip to Uganda. I usually find time to write prior to leaving, but the days prior were a bit hectic and –here I am in Uganda, and already at work in the...

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