Travel Blogs from Pedasi
... only left a few "minor" problems:
1) Writing a talk with only a few hours notice
2) Writing a talk for a householder who doesn't know any sign language AT ALL
3) Writing a talk about reincarnation in LSP
Thankfully I had prepared for the meeting well in advance and so with allot of prayer and a few frustrated groans here and there, it finally came ...
... out of my rash guard shirt and into a dry one. I was handed a beer and soon found myself back at the El Sitio bar. We went there to watch the US Open match between Wawrinka and Djokovic. The hotel was getting ready for a birthday party for Ana Perez. Ana Perez is (or was) an actress and is currently running for mayor of Panama City. It is amazingly hard to find info that I can understand about someone who is famous in Panama. Anyway they were making ...
... stayed to long in the Pacific. So easy to float cause of the salt water. And the continental shelf is sandy and wide here, you can walk out quite a ways. It was in a bay too so the water was calm. It's amazing to just foat on your back and let the waves wash you in with the sun shining on your face. Feels like youre falling and flying and slowly spinning.
Ok enough talky talk!!
... because you need to teach the individual sign language while teaching them about Gods word. This is where everyone's insane ability to pantomime and draw comes in handy.
I really liked the way they conduct the study. They start by watching a paragraph in the "You can be God´s Friend" DVD available in LSP ( Linguja de Seña Panama) and then ask very simple questions. For example, we were studying the chapter on the last days and the sisters would act out a ...
... of their eggs. Seems to work, turtle numbers are up.
Our "hotel" is definitely a work in progress but its the only thing available on the island so we pay the outrageous $25 and go walkabout on this tiny island. Very little to see apart from the big waves crashing in but we´ve got a very long beach to ourselves, which makes us feel a long, long way from home.
Thank goodness there is booze, at one point we thought it might ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking