Destination SAM Base...where toilet paper is not your friend! August 3rd 2011 As I entered into the TWR kitchen at 7am this morning, Gary had a very sad look on his face. I walked over to the breakfast table and overheard that Walt was no longer letting the men go sightseeing and shopping with the ladies today. After we dried Gary's tears, we loaded the bus headed for Santa Cruz. We stopped on the way at a beautiful pottery shop where I purchased my new favorite accesso ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Santa Cruz Department » Santa Cruz Bolivia, named after independence fighter Simon BOLIVAR, broke away from Spanish rule in 1825; much of its subsequent history has consisted of a series of nearly 200 coups and counter-coups. Comparatively democratic civilian rule was established in 1... ... read more
Vinings Lake Church Goes To Bolivia
The primary reason for this trip is to support the Ayore Indians. These people are both lost and forgotten by their own Bolivian government. The Ayore’s live at or below the poverty level and have little to no means for basic medical and dental care. During this 10 day trip we will be building a storage unit, replacing a septic tank, reroofing the village church, teaching a women’s ministry and hosting seven vacation bible school classes.
Mission participants consist of Cheryl Kowaleck, Mary Tillberry, Gary Edwards, Suzy Edwards, Jeanne Bapov, Dori... full info