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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 ...
... this with complete decorum.
PNG Pidgin (called “tok pisin” from “talk pidgin”) is a very interesting language. It’s the most widely used language in the country. When two people don’t have the same tribal language (their “tok ples” for “talk place”) they usually speak pidgin. PNG Pidgin developed from the English spoken on sugar cane and coconut plantations in colonial times. It also contains a large ...
Perfect time to leave Cairns! It poured rain all night, and another cyclone warning has been issued for the area. We were so blessed to have good weather while we were here (on the land portion of the trip! Admittedly, the large swells on the boat trip were exciting, and sub-optimal).
The flight to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is only a short one hour and 45 minutes, but it is a world away from Australia. Amazingly enough, the weather is very ...
What a glorious little dip in the adventures of cultural exploration!
Way too little time to really understand what is happening here, but we still managed to get some understanding of PNG life.
Most of our time we spend on the notorious Kokoda Trail and the equally notorious capital, Port Moresby. Voted continuously in the top 3 least livable cities in the world due to the high crime rates and a huge cost of living. Expenses are high because almost everything ...
... Haus. The Parliamentary System is based on the British system but with only one house. Indeed, Prince Charles came to open the new Parliament building. The British influence still remains strong with English and Pigin English being 2 of the 3 official languages of the country (the third is Motu). Pigin English is great. "Wanem nam bilong you?" is What's your name; Thank you is "Tenkyu tru". Listening to people speaking you can certainly ...