I passed this lady on the way to the market today. She was thrilled to see a picture of herself.
Today some of the literacy students wanted to show off their abilities for our families. Here is a short clip of each of the ones who read.
In the picture above, Wati’s store is the closest building. He built it there over the course of a couple of months on the ground of the man who owns the house farthest back in the picture. Now, after about six months of business, the land owner has decided he doesn’t want Wati’s store there…
I’ll give $10 to anyone who can pronounce this word correctly on the first attempt. After you’ve tried, listen and judge yourself.
On Friday the last part of literacy class is game time. This week: bingo with the letters learned so far.
We are one week into our first literacy course. Be praying for faithful attendance and successful teaching.
On Wednesday, to celebrate the completion of our teaching pavilion, we invited our community for a mumu (PNG-style cookout) and picture show. Late in the afternoon, the food was buried with hot rocks to cook and then distributed for consumption. When the eating was done, Wes and I shared for a few minutes about the…