Easter came around again and that meant a visit to Nakpanduri for Ms. Denise’s annual easter egg hunt ! I lose track of how many years she has been doing this but it’s over 30 and each year we make sure we attend (2017, 2016, 2015). In addition to the BMC families, this year we […]
On the day of Denise’s Easter Egg hunt we went a bit earlier and took some of our hospital volunteers on a hike to see the escarpment. It’s still pretty dry and brown but Nakpanduri has had a couple showers so the green is starting to appear.
The day after Christmas (Boxing Day) went once again went over to Nakpanduri to visit our dear friend Ms. Denise. After having lunch with her we headed to the cliffs to do some hiking and exploring. Here are some nature shots I took:
The Blacks are in town visiting for a couple weeks so we decided to take their whole gang and a new volunteer up to the ‘scarp. Trey was excited to show off all his favorite climbing places to the other kids. However, while going through a crevasse Trey has dubbed “Fat Man’s Squeeze” one of […]
Another volunteer means another trip to Nakpanduri’s escarpment – one of Trey’s favorite things to do. This time Preston Moore from South Carolina served at BMC with us for a month. Before he left we made sure we took him out to see our local natural landmark. He was quite adventurous and climbed a baobab […]
On Boxing Day we left Nalerigu for a day trip heading east by northeast to Nakpanduri. We brought with us Teresa and Charlote, two German friends who are spending a year in town volunteering at the Assemblies of God orphanage. They had not yet been to the famed “Gambaga Escarpment“. The Gambaga Escarpment (or Scarp) […]