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Tuesday
Mar032015

sask team with bc

working hard with our friends in nice hot weather sorry no tans or burned faces. We are making progress on the one house tiling and getting the power right, seems to be working. liny  the up and down river king has changed Steven seems to have taken over vernon puts on a good face. Bob is the new Queen of the island as he gets the queen alot not the ace or king but we play it every night we are  last people up on the island mr. w and mrs. m have been great hosts planing things for us to do  we visted a jail the other day and talked to them about Jesus would not want to be there as a cell may hold 12 people in it and is about 10 by 10        looking forward to get home ,we found ice cream rick did not share but bob and the rest crew did so they had a talk to rick about his sharing. the crew gets along even if heron tells them to redo something that does not meet the standard right Rick. all the guys say love you to their wifes,steven oh well is still looking as he has been listening to the consel of the 3 elders gene has been put in isloatation so he misses some of the consel but as we gather on the roof top we all pray together for each other as well as the people we are here to serve, thank you all for your prayers for each of us and your time that we have been away that you have not had any hardships. Mrs V  this is from  the team.                     

Sunday
Mar012015

sask haiti team day 6

I went to church 7 am this morning even though I was half asleep.  Today I heard Marc preach maybe for the first time in all the years I have been coming to Haiti ARISE. The team went to the youth jail after lunch and witnessed to them with word and brought food stuff.  Work on the children's village seems slow... like we go two steps forward and then one step back,  so who knows what will get done before we leave.  The guys are great to work with.  Hope all are fine at home.

Written by Vernon

Friday
Feb272015

saskatchewan boys

linny

 just thought i would write  i am still the king of up and down the river

Bob and rick are doing fine  bob just wants ice cream when he gets home  going to church 4 times a week plus working mostly in the shade, no ones burning yet   miss ya all at home  see ya next week  thanks for the present Eliazabeth    we will try and send more pics later 

Written by Rick

Friday
Feb272015

Saskatchewan Team Haiti

We apologize that nothing was added to our blog yesterday. We have experienced some of the frustration associated with shopping for supplies again. It seems the materials considered standard products in Canada are not necesarily stocked here. We are having some fun improvising. Today we spent some time meeting  and praying with people in the neighbourhood. One lady we spoke to was grieving the death of her grandson and husband. On Sunday we are visiting a juvenial correction facility at 12:00 PM. They require the family or friends to provide food so they can eat. The hospital has the same policy about food. We have made some progress on the childrens village and hope to have all the work completed before we leave. The Haitain people are great to get to know. These men can certainly dig trenches or whatever you require to have done. We appreciatte your prayers and God bless.  

Wednesday
Feb252015

The Team at Work!

 

 

I guess we caught them at break time.....