Maybe we could show the movie for all the kids in the town and the mission team could help with crowd control. It works surprisingly well, but sometimes I think just holding them in my lap is the best part. When we take that celebratory high five for organizing and implementing a successful campaign, we enjoy it for a moment and then remind ourselves that this is Haiti, and we are likely to encounter yet another obstacle. Why would I care if she used her room to ply her trade? The prosperity gap is just an antiseptic phrase for describing the vast chasm between the extreme poverty of the many and the very concentrated power and wealth of the few. We have plans to buy 2 chest freezers, which will allow for safe storage of chicken meat, and cut down on the number of expensive trips to the market to buy more chicken.
Aside from the broader goal of helping the children, I hope to develop lasting and meaningful relationships with both the kids and the staff here at the orphanage. Sarah got up to go to the bathroom. She says she liked the fact that I was wearing a blazer and a tie on a first date. In addition to a clinic they have run for decades that serves thousands of Haitians, they have truly embraced a holistic community development model focused on Christ. They are proud of their rooms, their beds, and yep, even their new pajamas! We thank God for the service and sacrifice of these three wonderful new staff members, and look forward to the positive impact their presence will have on the children of Fond Blanc! I had loved the Next Step experience, but I also loved working with children in other parts of my life my mom is an elementary school principal.
One afternoon was spent with sewing machines mending clothes for the kids as well, so the clothing closet was once again well stocked. Favorite thing about Haiti: Yes, I remember Pillow from my teenage BB magazines. The friendship among these co-workers was one of the biggest blessings and answered prayers of the summer, as it allowed everything else to come together so naturally and with coordination from many minds. We are brought to our knees by the realization that things do not always go according to our desires and our plans. Without an alternate route we had no practical way of getting supplies and materials up to the orphanage so we were forced to change our focus to repairing the road.
Our teams are faring well this summer, but everyone encounters tests in the effort to serve. Seeing that the children of Fond Blanc get a good education is one of the top goals for the Fond Blanc Foundation. So when our previous generator stopped working, the most reasonable solution for our orphanage was to go get a functional, reliable generator and create our own power. C elestino Almeda has a hard time sleeping at night. Ganio distinguished himself at an early age by learning to read using papers from the local Catholic church, and when it finally came time for Ganio to start school, his father cheered him on, carrying him to class atop his shoulders. When I finally grab his cock, two-handed, and give it a couple strong, twisting strokes, he explodes right away.