Phanna (centre) and Sopheap (right) - a river opening up in Cambodia's young
Thursday, 25 June 2009
Sorry, I don't have any pig pics but I have lots of my pussy cat ...
Monday, 22 June 2009
Rule one - we will love and serve. Bonna and Sreymom praying for our new needy little lady.
Susie with three of the craft-selling girls - such delightful youngsters
Wednesday, 17 June 2009
Friday, 12 June 2009
Thursday, 11 June 2009
Nevertheless, Bhopal was full of joy and smiles. Someone had just hooked them up with a phone landline and an internet connection. A website has also been put together for COP (www.californialanguagecenter.com/COP)
Whilst speaking with Bhopal in her office, I was amazed and moved at the sound of singing. Six children were outside the door, sitting around a simple little cd player and singing so beautifully to the tape that was playing. It was utterly glorious - holy ground to the max. Out of the mouths of babes ...
Indescribable - the beauty of the voices of these little ones at Centre of Peace orphanage
However, a guy called Murphy dictates that whenever you buy a pricey item, a couple of days later a better, cheaper, more powerful, less mileage beauty turns up for sale. So, I felt slightly gutted today when I pulled into my local puncture repair man to get a moto oil change, only to see the motorcycle of my dreams.
Monday, 8 June 2009
Did I ever mention the time when our daughter, Kara, was visiting us? The first couple of days, she was very, very quiet on the back of my moto. Then, she came alive to the vibe of traffic flow here - and I would hear her going 'weeeee - weeeee' every time something exciting happened. Here is Sopheap going 'weeeee' on the inside around the Healing Home yard.
Thursday, 4 June 2009
Monsieur Bonnvee at Rue 460
Girls will be girls
Today I went and sorted accident and medical insurance for four of our staff. It is part of their employment package as New Life Fellowship staff. Here is trusting that those jackfruit branches stay strong ...
There's even lemon honey on the plate ....