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A Day Of Local Happenings

Sunday, October 7, 2018 God blessed us with another beautiful South African  day. The local temperature this morning started at a cool 59 degrees, hit a high of 89 and is currently a balmy 74.  After breakfast in the Big 5 House, we made our way to Agape Church to celebrate one more time with...

October 7, 2018October 7, 2018by
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Reflections by the 3 Amigos

Alan: Today was a day of reflection. I think it finally got to us all that camp was over and the kids are gone.  A few of us have started communicating with the kids via whatsapp already. It is encouraging to know that we can continue to stay in contact and encourage them in their faith...

October 7, 2018October 7, 2018by
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Day 5 of ILA Camp – Hard to believe it’s over

2018 ILA camp is over! But is it really? With all of the relationships developed over the last five days, and after intense teaching, mentoring, worship, prayer, team-building, and of course fun, this camp experience will live on in all of our hearts. We can already see the impact it is having in the excitement...

October 5, 2018October 5, 2018by
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Day 4 of ILA Camp – Overwhelmed with gratitude

Sitting in the debriefing meeting at the close of our day I’m overwhelmed with gratitude for what has happened. Before the meeting we saw the sun set in a colorful, expansive panorama of trees and pastel clouds. Nearly a week full of teaching, activities, team building and worship has lead to NINE first year learners...

October 4, 2018October 12, 2018by
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Day 2 of ILA Camp – Group Projects

Hello from South Africa! The second day of the ILA camp was full throttle!  After breakfast the learners got right into their classes for the day.  It was awesome seeing the learners from last year and how they have grown in their faith and leadership. The 2ndand 3rdyear learners are so confident and putting their...

October 3, 2018October 4, 2018by
First day of ILA Camp – Smiles Galore!
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First day of ILA Camp – Smiles Galore!

The beauty of this country is one thing, but the beauty of the smiles on the learners’ faces of the ILA is heartwarming beyond imagination!  After a bit of anxiety over the start of the camp, God’s mighty spirit filled the mall as the Learners piled into the registration area. As the smiles, laughter and...

October 1, 2018October 1, 2018by