LCR-1-7

LCR-1-7

Since Jordan arrived back in Calgary in March, Rwanda has remained in a state of lock down limiting the opening of schools.  Due to Jordan needing to leave earlier than planned to get back to Calgary before international flights started to be cancelled with the...
Ex-Adv-16

Ex-Adv-16

Hey dear friends and family, we are now back in Calgary, AB as of 20-March following our volunteering in Malawi and South Africa.  We decided to move up our travel dates a couple weeks given all the flight and travel restrictions that were being imposed due to the...
LCR-1-6

LCR-1-6

I hope everyone is well – I am beginning with all of my lasts here now – while it will be so good to come home it is always hard to leave as well. My heart has once again been enlarged – seems there is no limit or boundaries to love. There has been a great dignity and...
LCR-1-5

LCR-1-5

Hi Everyone, it is so nice to hear from you all and read your e-mails and comments on this blog – I am so very happy to share this latest update with you as well! I am attaching some pictures I have taken here and there – I hope it gives you a little idea of where I...
Ex-Adv-15

Ex-Adv-15

It’s been great to be back and plug back into the Innovation Hub (iHub).  When we left for Canada in September, 2019, the first cohort of 18 were in the middle of their first phase of training.  Since then, phase 1 was successfully completed as the students headed...
LCR-1-4

LCR-1-4

The rain comes on suddenly here and you can usually hear it coming . I have been soaked once out on an early walk before the day gets busy and the funny stares (other than the usual ones) crazy mzungu (white person)- out walking in the rain! The other day a group of...
LCR-1-3

LCR-1-3

I have taken to waking up early to catch some quiet. This past early Sunday morning as with many others you can hear the sound of worship rising on these thousand hills. Both English and Kinyarwandan – it is actually a very moving sound. I’ve inserted a video...
LCR-1-2

LCR-1-2

Well, I have arrived safe and sound with a few days to settle in before everything started up after the holidays. My hosts, Kelly, Celo and their new little adopted daughter Jubilee have been wonderful helping me settle in and feel welcomed. > me with Jubilee at...