Stress

Stress

From February 9, 2023 The return trip to Florida was much better than the trip to Haiti three days early. During the flight I thought about my life in Haiti. In the last five years, I have never been away from SCCC for more than 10 days (plus two travel days)…but those were not 10 days off. I have often…

Home Improvements

Home Improvements

From February 8, 2023 Recently, whenever anyone used the sink or flushed the toilet in the bathroom in the medical clinic on the second floor water would leak into the first floor. The mystery was solved when Gabens brought in a plumber to figure out why this was happening. The tiled floor needed to be removed to check all the…

Welcome Home

Welcome Home

From February 7, 2023 While yesterday’s Journal focused on the travel troubles, the real story of the day began with the welcome I received when I got home. I was swamped by many kids. The older girls wanted me to kiss them on the cheek. The pre-teens wanted a hug. The younger kids want to climb on me.