Watch out Carlene!!!
A well earned bit of ‘R&R’ was enjoyed by all. Reflecting on the mission encounters, the partnerships fostered, swimming, walking the palm-tree lined beach, strolling around the local village with its craft stalls, was a refreshing time for everyone.
Golden Oldies present cheque to Father Daniel to allow a new kindergarten to be established
The team also hosted Father Daniel and Catherine from Singatoka for dinner to make a special presentation.
A cheque, from fundraising by the Golden Oldies and supporters, towards completing the fence surrounding the church so that a kindergarten could start there beginning 2014.
Being hosted by a Village Church family
The following night we were welcomed by another local Church community for an evening service and meal. They too have big dreams for their church expansion.
‘Bula’ service at the Anglican Cathedral in Suva
Sunday and the team left early for the first-ever ‘Bula Service’ at the Anglican Cathedral in Suva. A wonderful service full of colour, with the children performing songs and dance as well.
Now time to prepare for the trek out to a remote village for the official toilet opening and celebrations in the afternoon.