This church building is in Helene
(a 6-hour drive from Maputo
on Mozambique's main national
highway), where Kevin visited in
January to teach on church
leadership and do some
preaching. The man eating a
mango in the lower right is
Ernesto, a Christian brother and
Kevin and Mindy's handyman.
He goes along on such trips for
added safety, and his
mechanical knowledge is
invaluable in the event of a
This is the preacher's house.
Here you see palm trees with
palm tree leaves on them.
Here you see palm tree leaves
drying on the ground.
And here you see a little house
whose walls and roof are made
from dried palm tree leaves.
Here, the preacher and his son
are building a new ladies' room.
Uncommonly, this one will have a
real toilet seat in it!
During the four days Kevin was
there, some ladies of the church
hand-washed his clothes for him
(they insisted). Here, one of
them presses a pair of jeans
with an iron full of hot coals.
This boy is making a toy pickup
truck out of some wire and strips
of rubber. Kevin bought it from
him to put on his display table
during summer 2004 mission