Mission entrance finished and painted
First wing finished with coat of paint
Making the most of the rain
Rainy season building - second wing of mission building
Second wing of mission building being built
Setting out the foundations for next stage of the mission building.
Foundations for the second stage of mission building
Sunset over mission house
Getting ready for a service
Building the road
Digging the road
The local dam got filled with sand from the heavy rains of the last rainy season. We removed it and used it to cover the rocks of the road we had just constructed.
Covering the road with sand from the dam
Stuck in the mud
The bus got stuck in the mud on the way back from the airport. Thankfully we were near the mission and the Landrover pulled us out.
Anywhere will do!
The 'long' rains with the El Nino effect
The completed roof
The kitchen surfaces being done
Water tank and pump to main water tower
The water tower with store underneath - the water feed comes from the water tank
The toilet - a good one by local standards!
The house with the roof not yet on
The inside of the house
James preaching at a local gathering - they currently have only enough money to buy the land and the wooden supports, although the congregation is about 100, they are very poor
Early morning Bible reading!
Fixing a local well
Well having been fixed after many months without fresh water
Children from a nearby village
The building for bible studies, made primarily of mud
A local church asked for a whole day of bible teaching
Children from the next village