Pastor Lex and I are on the road, traveling to Charlotte today. We are excited to see many of our friends from Bless Back Worldwide whom we’ve gotten to know in Haiti. We are looking forward to visiting schools who have sent their students and staff to serve with us, too. The political situation in Haiti remains tentative, but is calming down. In Grand-Goave and St. Etienne some sense of normalcy has been restored. This means that transportation is working again, people a
Many of you have reached out to us this week, asking about the current situation in Haiti and offering to pray with us. We realize that this represents a small percentage of our friends, volunteers, and supporters, so I will update everyone here on the political situation. Before we go there, though, I do want to share some MOHI specific news with you. I shared with you last week about our friend, Chel Finn, and her creative call for people to purchase milking goats for our
Cheryl "Chel" and I have been talking for about a year now about making goat cheese/yogurt in Haiti. Her last visit with us, she actually milked a goat. Unfortunately, she wasn't able to get much milk from the nanny goat. Come to find out, she wasn't a "dairy" goat. At that point we started talking about putting up a goat pen and building a herd of "dairy" goats. Chel will be returning to MOHI in Haiti again in March (along with a couple dozen others on her team!) and we'
This week we cut the new doorway into the dental clinic at MOHI. (Yes, I'm very excited about this!) We will need to move one of the chairs and add some shallow upper cabinets to the wall to make everything more accessible to our staff and the oral care professionals coming to work with us. The culinary class continues to put out some yummy baked goods. The muffins are among the favorites. What a blessing it is to see our students enjoying a hot meal each day at school! Ou