Reuben is guest lecturing at the seminary.  He’s a teacher who specializes in counseling, psychology, and English.  He’s helping to advance our seminary students. . . . read more
They are singing “Nchi Nzuri Yametameta” Which is an adaptation of “There’s a land that’s fairer than day”  The refrain is “it’s not far, it’s near, we will sing praises there” . . . read more

Time Flies

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Lo, and behold, I woke up this morning and found myself in the month of September.  Everything seems to be cruising.  Let’s rewind a bit. Saturday I headed back from Kisii very early in the morning.  I have finally discovered that there are two premium shuttles that leave from Kisii to Eldoret in the wee hours.  Premium here meaning, you get . . . read more
The situations that I find myself in are not typical, as far as foreigners are concerned.  One reason why more opportunities exist is because I’m not shielded from the community to the extent that others might be.  This can be enjoyable and also sometimes stressful or frustrating.  I know that many missionaries who have started out in rural . . . read more

Back to Kisii Land

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We are just finishing up a week of seminary classes out here in Chotororo.  It’s funny how this place can seem so familiar when a year ago at this time anything and everything in this country couldn’t have been more foreign to me.  Everything from the conductors at the bus stage throwing down and engaging in fisticuffs, as Kisiis have the . . . read more
On our way to Suneka to Visit Zachariah’s Family.  From Right to Left: Pastor Fred Ogendo, Pius Ochieng, Amos Otieno (from the Moi’s Bridge area), Jasper Juma Musakali (Also from Moi’s Bridge), and Pastor Enosh from Etago in the Driver’s Seat.  The four youngest guys are riding in the “boot.”  . . . read more
If you want the road cleared…clear it yourself.  The drawback of shortcuts.  Also, don’t you love the music we’re listening to? . . . read more
CHURCH OF THE LUTHERAN CONFESSIONAUGUST 2011MONTHLY MISSION NEWS East Africa Visitation 2011 In about a week’s time, a small team will return to the East African countries of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda for the CLC’s yearly visitation of our brethren in those countries. This year I will again be accompanied by Russ Schmitt of Mankato, Minnesota, . . . read more

East Africa Visitation Map

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When asked where Mrs. Muruli can be found, her daughter said “In her ‘office’ of course.” . . . read more