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Learning curve

Learning to navigate a zillion different online platforms might not be as difficult for you as it has been for me… trying to learn how to put Sunday services on Facebook; (do you know how many cables and connections and … Continue reading

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Oil in Kenya: Blessing or Curse?

“Daddy, is this a curse or a blessing?” our daughter asked when she heard news of oil discovery in Kenya. Good question! Prospects for commercial oil production in Kenya heightened last week with the announcement from Tullow Oil Co that … Continue reading

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Travel Advisory

Our son Daniel who is studying in a U.S. University was recently denied a research grant for Kenya. The reason?  Because Kenya is on Travel Advisory. In other words, he cannot be approved to come home because it is too … Continue reading

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Not Without Reason

Last week we enjoyed several days at Kenya’s magnificent Indian Ocean coast. While there, Michael and I indulged in a full-day boat trip to a secluded island. I spent the night before in eager anticipation of the lobster/shrimp lunch that … Continue reading

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Fighting Famine

Images of emaciated human beings in the media — tales of helpless children and the elderly left on the roadside to die – these are heart-rending and quite disturbing. The fact is, this is real and it is happening right now … Continue reading

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