PNG Relationships

The picture above is of our cat, Aurora, and one of the cats who lived in our house in Mibu. Are they hugging? Fighting? Is Aurora just annoying? It’s tough to tell. And this is how we feel about some of our relationships in PNG. It’s tough to tell. In my previous post, I mentioned…

PNG Economics

Today I took Ginalyn (above) to the clinic again with Hoax (they skipped her previous appointment while we were in Mibu so Ginalyn is doing quite poorly.) We were at the clinic for more than five hours while the staff administered IV fluid and medicine giving Hoax and me plenty of quality time together. During…

Beating the Heat

I can’t speak for Elizabeth on this particular point, but I’m missing winter in South Carolina. I’m jealous as I see folks on facebook in jeans and coats. While it doesn’t get outrageously hot here outside, our house reaches 90 degrees for about five hours every afternoon thanks to the tin roof and lack of…

In Case You Missed It…

If you didn’t watch our video of Everett walking (or if you didn’t see Kelly Keever at Grace on Sunday,) you may not have heard, but Elizabeth is pregnant. Due October 3rd. And in other news… We both had a language evaluation about a week ago and each did well. We are “almost finished” with…

Valentine’s Ball

Friday the Junior class of the missionary-kid high school had a Valentine’s dinner (as a fund raiser.) The invitation said families were welcome so we decided to take the whole gang. I guess when you don’t have a dish washer and the restaurant selection in town isn’t that great, an event like this sounds pretty…

Mibu Round Up

Here are some pictures and details we didn’t have a chance to share while we were in Mibu (mostly because of our limited internet access.) Here are a few shots from the day we flew in: This is what an outhouse looks like in the villages. They have three walls and a great view off…