The family takes a leisurely 10-mile hike down the Gambaga Escarpment to the White Volta River Rapids.
We almost always get lunch after church at a local joint called “All There Chop Bar”. Since we often return late from driving out to village churches, it is convenient to grab food that is ready to go and take it home.
In many of Ghana’s rural churches, members don’t have money to tithe but faithfully bring a percentage of their harvest as an offering to the Lord.
Watch a vlog documenting our journey from Virginia to our home in Ghana!
William uses a nearly 100-year-old film camera to make a unique portrait of the king of Mamprugu.
Paul Jenkins explores questions about representation, cultural context, and historical meaning in a photograph by Basel Mission doctor Rudolf Fisch. The photograph was taken at the beginning of the 20th century in Akwapim, the traditional Akon Kingdom in Ghana.
“You don’t catch a disease by saying ‘Good morning!’ ” – A Mamprusi Proverb
We go to see our friend in Nakpanduri and let Dr. Furtak say goodbye to her.