ZIMBABWE-Wendy…Final thoughts

It seems like a time warp. I was in Zimbabwe and now I’m home; what a shift. What a wonderful time in Zimbabwe!! To say that Walter and Ella and their family were gracious hosts is an understatement! We lived with them and worked with them, and quickly developed a deep appreciation for them. We…

ZIMBABWE-Geoff Saturday

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ZIMBABWE-Geoff Thursday

So its been a mad rush of a few days here. The instrument training has been marvelous. everyone has been picking up so quickly. Wow, such joyous sounds coming out of these very talented and eager hearts. From the dancing and jumping at church service on Sunday, to the performance of their original songs on…

ZIMBABWE-Wendy Tuesday

Wendy–Tuesday 8-9-16: Things are going well. “This is Africa”–Sometimes Pastor Walter says, “This is Africa.” My this-is-Africa thing today was the water. For the first couple of days, it would be off in the afternoon but on in the morning and evening, so it was no big deal. However, one day it was off for…

ZIMBABWE-Geoff Monday

Geoff–Zimbabwe 8-8-16: Today we had a full day. Instrument lessons, a songwriting class, and more instrument lessons. They have picked up the piano, violin, and guitar so well. The highlight was during lunch, a group took the chords they knew on guitar and grabbed some hand drums and made a new song and rap. Can’t…

ZIMBABWE-Erica Monday

Erica–Zimbabwe 8-8-16: Today was great! We taught guitar, violin and piano for about 3 1/2 hours during the day, and many of the students made astounding progress. For the violin, we started by talking about how to hold the instrument, then started in “twinkle, twinkle, little star”, a great song for beginning violin. Tomorrow I’m…

ZIMBABWE-Geoff Sunday

Geoff-Sunday: Zimbabwe Blog Well it has been quite an adventure getting here. It is good, and we are here experiencing such great things. And so I smile and sometimes chuckle at the events of the past few days. Erica met up with me in Tennessee and we drove to Atlanta through the pouring rain, but…

ZIMBABWE-Wendy Saturday

Wendy–Saturday: I arrived in Harare on Friday, Aug. 5 after an uneventful trip – that is, as “uneventful” as an international trip is. Geoff and Erica, however, had an eventful trip and missed their connecting flight from Johannesburg to Harare. Because of this, we had to improvise on our Saturday teaching schedule. We started out…