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Finishing Week 2, Into Week 3 in Pucallpa
Wednesday, July 19, 2017      4 comments

Saturday Josue had a friend from work come and do some rewiring in the house. The man was here from 7 till after 11! He only charges 50 soles plus his fare of 5 soles (about 17 bucks!!!) Then Josue took me and Ma to Tottus, with a stopover at th... Read more
Continuing Week Two in Pucallpa
Friday, July 14, 2017      3 comments

So, I DID get students starting onTuesday. Neighbor Angel, who is Levi's cousin's son, came over early and since there was enough shade I got started with him. Another neighbor brought her little girl. She isn't quite able to do the reading and ... Read more
Into Week 2 In Pucallpa
Tuesday, July 11, 2017      1 comments

Okay, trying to catch up...let me see...Well, later on Friday Josue took me and Papi to visit Nora at her Mom's house - since she had C-section, it was deemed better to have her mum's care for a week. ... Read more
Finishing Week 1 In Pucallpa (from Fri July 7)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017      0 comments

I mentioned something about the water issue we have. The well needs to be dug deeper. Wednesday we used what was stored in the big barrel to do Levi's laundry. Pa rinsed out the barrel for refilling when the water WAS running. We keep the faucet... Read more
First Few Days in Pucallpa (entry from Tues. July 4)
Tuesday, July 11, 2017      2 comments

On July 1, Pastors Sabina and Jorge and I went by taxi (60 soles, a bit less than 20 bucks) to the airport. Spiritual son Dany met us there for our traditional pizza departure - I got Hawaiian (a local favorite) and pepperoni (my traditional), ... Read more
Wednesday Continued
Thursday, June 29, 2017      4 comments

So, here I am with Rosita who served me such a luscious lunch And one of Jorge and Sabina ... Read more
Wednesday Reunions
Thursday, June 29, 2017      6 comments

I had an invitation to lunch with friend Rosita. So, after a morning of devotional time, and a nice breakfast of avocado, eggs, maduros, bread, and coffee, ... Read more
Monday and Tuesday - Lima and Puente Piedra
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      6 comments

Well, the pastor/father of quinciƱera didn't come Monday night - just as well, as these things can go late into the night. Monday morning I had a visit with "son" Cesar, and it occurred to me, I've known these "kids" for 13 years now - how ol... Read more
Second Day in Lima (Specifically the District of Villa el Salvador)
Monday, June 26, 2017      7 comments

Arrived on schedule in Lima at 8:30 pm. Was delayed NOT by customs, but by the last suitcase taking its time to reach me on the carousel. However, the Lord used that time to let my friend Pastora Sabina encourage a woman who was also awaiting a ... Read more
Father's Day Thoughts
Sunday, June 18, 2017      6 comments

I lost my Dad in a tragedy in 1999, my unmedicated delusional step-brother taking the life of my dad and step-mom before taking his own life But I am blessed with good memories. My Mom encouraged him to do things with me and my sisters on his d... Read more
Hot Week!
Monday, June 12, 2017      5 comments

All this week the temperatures are supposed to be in the 80's, with today getting maybe in the 90's. So after work today, Becky and I plan to go to a... Read more
Saturday and Counting Down
Saturday, June 10, 2017      5 comments

I COULD have slept in...but my bowels, oh, so regular, denied me that luxury! ... Read more
The Evaluation Is In
Saturday, June 03, 2017      4 comments

So, I got my evaluation...Here are some highlights, which I hope you can see: ... Read more
Memorial Day
Monday, May 29, 2017      5 comments

I love a long weekend as much as anyone! I didn't have any great plans, although Monday morning my coworker was going to pick me up to go our for bre... Read more
Needy Kitty
Sunday, May 28, 2017      4 comments

We adopted a kitty, Zelda, a couple of years ago when we discovered that WITHOUT a kitty, the mice became more brazen. Although living under my roof,... Read more

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