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Finally…

Finally…

Well, after three and have months it finally happened. It took several missed deals, lots of frustration over being taken advantage of because my accent was not quite right, but I finally have a car to call my own. No more rentals! You can see the stylin’ ride above. In college I drove a 1994 […]

Graduation Day

Graduation Day

I think I’ve shared once or twice about how I spend two afternoons a week working with an adult substance abuse recovery program here. Living Grace, just one of the branches of Living Hope, was started strictly as a homeless outreach but has grown into a quite successful rehab program. Following the principles of AA […]

Has it really just been a week?!

Seven days, 168 hours, since my last blog. Man, how much life can happen in that short amount of time. I thought about blogging on Thursday as I pondered what had already transpired over the week, but got home, got busy and just didn’t. Then another 72 hours later and I have enough life to […]

The “Easy” Hike

The “Easy” Hike

I should have known, should have guessed. When a trail runner says “I’m going for an easy hike this weekend. You want to come?” Easy is a relative term. Now we’re not talking overly crazy but climbing over boulders and two hours up…not always easy. However, like most things in life, the effort is so […]

TB Awareness Week at Living Hope

TB Awareness Week at Living Hope

    Last Sunday, March 24th, was World TB day so Living Hope planned a week of awareness activities for all of the communities they work in. Here in the southern part of Cape Town the suspected TB rate is around 8% of the total population. Quite significant and certainly different than what we deal […]