Today’s blog post has been hijacked!

We had a wonderful day at Enaleni with many significant experiences and enjoyed a very meaningful dinner prepared for us on a homestead near Enaleni. However….today’s blog post has been officially hijacked. We will let the photos tell the stories. Today, as a team, we wanted to take some time to honour our incredible leaders! Read More

Grief, games and being present.

Today was a Bhobokazi carepoint day, but it began much differently than any other day in the history of team trips to Swaziland. Our team of 21 began this day squeezed into a tiny room on a homestead where a family was grieving the loss of a husband, father and grandfather who had suddenly passed away a few days earlier. We entered the dark room silently and sat down on the floor. Read More

A homecoming and a collision of emotions.

A homecoming and a collision of emotions. Well…once again as we stepped foot on the grounds of the Enaleni carepoint, in an instant a thousand images pass through my eyes as I focus towards the faces of the children and Gogo’s waiting to greet our team. Images of 10 years ago as we first drove up to the site with a Read More

A joyful welcome at Bhobokazi!

It is always a daunting task to put down in words the experiences of a first day at the carepoints on these trips. Tonight as we gathered together as a team to share our stories of the day, we were filled with so much gratitude and emotion over what we experienced. It never fails to be an Read More

Church under the tree…and a casualty!

After a late arrival and settling into our guest home, our first night in Swaziland gave everyone a chance to catch up on some long awaiting horizontal sleeping. This morning we awoke with a renewed sense of energy and ready to experience church together. Yesterday we discovered an exciting opportunity to participate in two church services today. Pastor Peter and Precious have been in the process of starting a church that meets near the Bhobokazi careppoint on Sunday mornings before heading over to Enaleni for their service. They are going multi-site 🙂

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