Potato

In Mozambique, a potato is precious. That’s why how you share a potato, it is how you love. When you go to the kitchen for your plate of rice and beans, you hope it will be there. Usually half, when whole – this is heaven. You’re looking it in your plate. More! You’ve been following […]

Dependence

First days in the village showed me weakness of independence that I was learning so diligently in the western world. After a while I think that everything there is set up like that a life can be lived without others. As a single woman for many years I was learning to manage things by myself. […]

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God always loves first. Without His love, there would be no death and resurrection of Jesus. Without His love, we would not be beautifully whole – because of wounds, looking for our own and looking under our own feet. Without revelation of His love, we would not be able to love Him and others (1 […]

More mindful

That day we were waking a lot, from the base to the lighthouse and back. This road is red, like all roads in Mozambique. And hot, like most days in an year. Usually is quiet as well, not often it is possible to meet there someone. First you will pass villas with high walls, couple […]

Mozambique. My places

This post is gonna be a little summary, because I started my 6th month in Mozambique. In the meantime I was in South Africa, where I went to renew my visa, and I decided to rest a few days in Iris Global base – Michael Children Village – nearby White River. I am very grateful […]

Gratitude

Gratitude makes you rich. (Ecclesiastes 6:9, Luke 17:11-18, James 1:17) It works the same for a family in Mozambique which lives in a mud hut, doesn?t eat much more than rice or shima (corn flour with water), most often with chicken spice than chicken or money to pay for electricity and for a wealthy family […]