Impressions from a world traveler on my first mission trip

      I have literally traveled the world, but this is my first mission trip. There were two overriding experiences on this trip. The first was the outpouring of Christian, brotherly love upon me by Emmanuel [Bishop Makala], his fellow clergy and the laymen of his diocese which warmed my heart.  The second was

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Buhangija Albino Center

One of the most sobering places we have visited the last few years on our annual mission trip the Buhangija Albino Center in Shinyanga.  This is a place where we see the innocence of youth and learn of the evils of man. The Buhangija Albino compound is one of 4 or 5 similar compounds in

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Career Day in Tanzania

Cindy and Mike Jurgensen of Memphis, TN went to Tanzania two weeks early to spend time at a Lutheran Secondary School. They report their experiences spending time with students there on career day.  One student was so excited about Mike’s teaching on his years of being a pilot, that he wrote a letter to him

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