Tag Archives: Tanzania

Mission to Mavuno 7

Paint, paint and more paint. That pretty much sums up the day today. In the evening, however, it was all about the kids. First we got to play with the little ones, coloring and doing crafts. Then we spent time … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno 6

Jambo! One of the biggest challenges on this trip has been sharing the gospel. As much as we love playing with the kids and doing odd jobs around the village, those activities in and of themselves aren’t getting anyone into … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno 5

Thursday: Today (Wednesday) was hot. Maybe not that classical “Africa hot” you sometimes hear referred to, but definitely “Summer in the Midwest” hot. And the bulk of the team stayed out in the direct sun all day to scape and … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno 4

Wednesday: If you’ve ever avoided a mission trip because you were afraid of the food, this is the trip you should take. We may actually gain weight this week! One of the unexpected blessings we’ve experienced here has been getting … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno 3

Tuesday: After our first real night sleep and a breakfast of homemade cinnamon rolls (which were fantastic), the team was treated to a full tour of the village. The ministry at Mavuno is to make productive Christian Tanzanians by providing … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno 2

Monday: It’s taken over 50 hours, but we’ve finally arrived at Mavuno Village. We flew from Rogers to Chicago to London to Nairobi without incident. By the time we cleared customs there ad met up with Dan Tanner–whom we’ll be … Continue reading

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Mission to Mavuno

We’re on our way! Looking forward to smooth travel and being used by God however He sees fit. Pray for health & safety for the team in transit and discernment while we’re there as we seek to understand how God … Continue reading

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