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04/10: Operations Update

Our Operations Update for 2007-2008 can now be found here....

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04/10: Prayer Requests

Hello Prayer Folks, Sorry about the very long gap. My guess is that many of you have been much more steady in your praying for the project than I have been in writing to you about it while I was in the US. My stay in the US was about…...

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03/13: DT Meeting Recap

On March 13th, the Development Team met to discuss a wide range of building projects and upcoming fundraisers. David started the meeting by sharing the new architectural plans for the proposed children’s houses.  Construction is set to begin once the plans are finalized with our architect in Kenya. Further, we…...

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02/27: Catching Up

It is a plain fact that my life here has a different rhythm than my life there. As a consequence, my intentions to write stack up a good bit higher than the word count. I’m hoping for a late inning rally at the desk. In Kenya news, things have taken…...

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01/18: DT Meeting Recap

Friends, I want to thank everyone who made it to the Development Team meeting on January 17th and also thank those who could not be there but joined us in spirit! The meeting was inspirational and, unbelievably, lasted for only one hour! (This may be a sign of progress!?) Anyway,…...

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01/04: The Situation in Kenya

There is a lot of news out of Kenya recently, as many of you no doubt know. It’s difficult to get the complete picture, because live news broadcasts have been suspended, and hard, accurate information is scarce. But this is an overview of what we know at this time, and…...

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12/23: Termites

It has rained just enough to to bring these guys back. Remember them? [singlepic=312,320,240,,] [singlepic=313,320,240,,] In general I like them. Not like Gilbert or any other right-thinking Kenyan, fried dry with salt, but in a neighborly way. They’re nice and have good personalities. But, they’re the insect bulls in the…...

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12/19: Watering

Most afternoons, since the short rains never really materialized in our area, about 4:30, just as the sharp edge of the heat and light of the sun gain some manners, we water the transplanted grass on the dam. The small talk evaporates by the fourth bucket and we settle into…...

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12/12: Prayer Requests

[singlepic=294,200,150,,left]Howdy Partners, I hope your frequency of intercession isn’t tied to the frequency of my updates lately. Bad David. But I’m on my way back to CA late tonight and I wanted to give you the Christmas list. Supplicatory stocking stuffers. Here goes. Construction Related: Revising the architectural drawings and…...

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12/06: Manza

Holiday Greetings! Something for the stockings hung by the chimney with care. Tried to post it as a journal entry, which it is, but it kept wriggling out of there and into this Recent News cubbie hole. But now you can find it at: www.rrop.org/journal/ I’m back to CA in…...

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