So, each Saturday Bryan and Melanie meet me at ten o'clock for two hours of school, and appear to love it. They both come with their older sisters (the mom's work at a local home "factory" weaving baskets) and are learning basic concepts such as shapes as colors, to read their names, and recognize numbers to 10. How I wish it would be possible to work with them daily, but the time for that is "not yet."
|The psychologist, Gloria, and the head social worker|
for the community formally greeting the team
to thank them for coming.
|The "Awesome Threesome" whose visit encouraged me|
to say "yes" when asked to help in this community.
|Eli and Dani working with José Raul|
|Juli helping Heyner use a communication device.|
We had been told he was unable to speak.
We have learned he was just afraid to,
because he does not pronounce words well and was picked on.
Our "theme song" is "God has seen your need and brought us to you. You matter. He cares."