Very Bad News

Very Bad News

From October 18, 2021 Yesterday, I woke up to the breaking news that 16 American missionaries from Ohio (and one Canadian) had been kidnapped. As I write this, it is early Sunday morning and there are no details on their condition or any possible ransom negotiations, outside of the fact that the group, which included three children (one of whom…

The Return of Elana

The Return of Elana

From October 16, 2021 Elana lived with us for about three years. She came with her younger sister, who was so muchtrouble we decided she could no longer live at Santa Chiara. Their mother worked for us. Somereaders may recall the mother had an infection that was so bad she nearly died. Her lower jawbecame the size of football thanks…