Many thanks to Julius, our new brave warrior friend, survivor of lion attack and rather severe burns to his body as a child, no trace of self-pity or self consciousness in him!
A great blog post from Brent, demonstrating the importance of WHY one would journey to a third-world country on a service expedition.
Reported by: Brent Hunsaker
Why am I going to Africa?
I asked myself that question as I was stabbed with vaccines for Yellow Fever, Meningitis, Polio and Hepatitis A and B – actually a series shots. I asked it again as I was popping pills with live virus for Typhoid. Malaria meds start in a couple weeks.
I asked myself, “Why?” Contemplating 19 hours in the back of a plane and another dozen hours of layovers – and that’s just one way. Why? Because I am sick. And I need to heal. Read More