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... Samana from as high as 1,500 feet. Unfortunately, the heavy rain overnight made me skip the area’s top natural attraction, the Salto de Limon, a waterfall that’s either an hour hike each way along a steep and usually very muddy trail or a guided horse ride trip, and those things scare me. I always think of Christopher Reeve whenever I ride a horse; if a horse could do that to Superman, imagine what one could do to a chubby middle-aged guy like ...
... but there aren’t many ways to
make even a pretty basic living. The settlements all look a little
hardscrabble, but maybe in a warm climate you don’t need much more to survive
than a roof over your head and enough income to buy food. The peninsula is
actually one of the main growing areas for the D.R.’s significant production of
organic cocoa, but growing agricultural commodities usually doesn’t provide
much income for too many people.
We are at the Santo Domingo International airport preparing to board our first flight to Newark, NJ. We should arrive around 4:30 and we will spend the night in Newark. Our flight tomorrow is very early and we should arrive in XNA by 8:30 am. God has done some amazing things this week. The team in El Factor will be going back next week to ...
After many tears, we left Nagua around 1:00 and headed to Santo Domingo. We arrived safely and have spent the rest of the evening hanging out and playing cards. After many hours in the son working and building relationships, it was good to take a break for a while. We will be headed out first thing in the morning to do some sports ministry and sight seeing before checking into the hotel for the last leg of the ...
... pierces that were on the bars and on the windows. Along with the painting, there was some tiling that went on in the bathrooms. Our day also included a VBS for 130 children. This was accomplished during a heavy rainstorm. We are thankful that we had a church building where we could serve all these kids. We worked until quite late and then spent time at dinner with our team and with our church friends. Some ...