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Haiti September 17, 2012

Haiti September 17, 2012

Today's entry will be a short one. The Internet and phone service were down here for over 3 hours. I was just about to go to bed and the service came up, so now I’m downloading photos and information past my bedtime, which gets earlier as I get older. This morning...

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Haiti September 16, 2012

Haiti September 16, 2012

This morning was a beautiful Sunday morning here in Z’Orange. I got up and had my first cup of coffee, then I got a phone call from my good friend, George Truelove. George and Carol Ann were on their way home from their trip to the States. Bill Chambless had brought...

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Haiti September 15, 2012

Haiti September 15, 2012

Just a quick report on the last three days - I arrived in Haiti on Wednesday, and Wednesday night I got sick and stayed in bed for 36 hours. I don’t know what I had, but I’m glad it is gone. It was Friday before I was able to get up and eat some crackers and drink...

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Haiti September 4, 2012

Haiti September 4, 2012

Yesterday we fed the local children, as you will see from the photos. Feed My Starving Children gives the food, Love a Child distributes it, and Madame Do prepares it. Love A Child pays $10,000 per container for the food, and naturally there is a cost for Feed My...

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Haiti September 3, 2012

Haiti September 3, 2012

Report by Sandy I've been reading the TEM blogs for the last couple of years, but I never thought I would be writing one myself! As I have been praying for TEM's work in Haiti, and have been aware of their needs, several have held a special place in my heart, but none...

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Haiti September 2, 2012

Haiti September 2, 2012

Report by Clint Downing After a night of hard rain God gave us a beautiful sunny day today! Ginette started our day with a delicious hot omelet and coffee. Today is Harvest Day in Haiti, and we attended church at Jerusalem IV. I drove a truckload (a Gabriel truckload,...

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Haiti September 1, 2012

Haiti September 1, 2012

Report by Lisa Downing We began our morning with the three P’s: prayer, pop-tarts and protein bars, as we planned our adventure into Port Au Prince. Our team loaded into the Ford Everest ready to start this beautiful morning and….the vehicle would not crank! After...

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Haiti August 31, 2012

Haiti August 31, 2012

Report by Kaylie Poplin Bonjour from Haiti! It’s 5:15 p.m. here in Haiti, and as Clint, Lisa, Sandy, Chuck and I sit around the table, the aroma of the dinner Ginette is cooking is slowly filling the room. It has been a full day already, but such an amazing day. Today...

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Haiti August 30, 2012

Haiti August 30, 2012

Today Simon and I got up early and went into Port au Prince to open a checking account for the school. When we went into the bank there must have been 30 people in line to deposit money, and another 15 waiting to talk to clerks to open accounts. This is the way banks...

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Haiti August 29, 2012

Haiti August 29, 2012

I arrived in Haiti yesterday and, as the Haitians would say, “li menm toujou” - it is the same as always. Despite the tropical storm and predicted hurricane, and our wonderful weather channel that always shows the worst possible video it can find, all that happened...

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