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... nothing compared to the power of Jesus, and that she wanted to renounce her ways and follow Jesus!
Later an amazing story followed that showed the impact of this decision: One night after a death in the settlement, a group of people took burning bamboo torches and headed for the cemetery for a sorcery ceremony where they supposedly would hear from the dead person as to who was responsible for their death (the common belief being that the "real" cause ...
The rest of our stay in PNG was good, but it wasn't as amazing as our one-week stay on the Trobriand Islands. Hence, this blog will be shorter than our previous one even though it covers three times as much time.
After departing the Trobriand Islands, we spent one week doing "normal" tourist activities like snorkeling and staying in guesthouses. Below are highlights of that week.
First of all, flying in PNG is a trip. For luggage, ...
Left Goroka 10:30 AM arrived in Port Moresby 12:00 noon then went to Airways Hotel close to airport. The President of Fiji came at about the same time so we were given the Red Carpet treatment!
Have now arrived at Bali at our hotel the Puri Kelapa Gardens. Dark so not sure what it looks like. Small with walk through garden to our room so as Sharon says this is our "kind of place". Has some drony Hindu music in the background that could be a distraction at 10:30pm time to ...
... discovered that her step dad was the previous PNG Ambassador to North America who we had met 5 years ago in Calgaryand hosted him at our home! So breakfast tomorrow morning will be on him! But the most encouraging person, at the total other end of the spectrum, is Egma who as a dedicated CHE trainer is impacting countless homes among the poorest of Port Moresby's slum dwellers. Today ...
... died today.
Simple words that speak volumes.
By this point in the day Pete and I were absolutely melting with the heat and completely sapped of energy. A swim in the pool, a cuppa and a good lie down was in order!
Tomorrow we are going to check out some markets in the morning then we fly North to New Ireland to Kavieng and the Pacific experience (snorkelling, kayaking and the rest!) Can't wait!