Worship at St. Peter’s and lunch with Naomi

This evening’s sleep was punctuated by extreme bolts of lightning…followed of course by the rumble of thunder.  Ear plugs and functioning air conditioning after changing rooms helped me have a great sleep. Breakfast offered more conversation about sustainable development over rolls, hard boiled eggs, and PB&J. Around 10:30am I donned my yellow raincoat and walked… Continue reading Worship at St. Peter’s and lunch with Naomi

Arrival in Monrovia – Breakfast with Reinhard

The final leg of the flight to Monrovia went very quickly and we arrived 30 minutes early.  Upon landing and “deplaning” (I never understood that term…are we no longer “planing”?) we walked down the stairs and onto the rain-soaked tarmac, loaded into a bus, and drove to the terminal. Before entering, all passengers were greeted… Continue reading Arrival in Monrovia – Breakfast with Reinhard

Breakfast in Brussels 

The Chicago to Brussels flight was uneventful…which is what I like on an airplane at 35,000 feet. It’s a beautiful morning in Brussels as I wait 3 hours for my flight to Monrovia via Freetown, Sierra Leone.