Archive for December, 2014

December 19th, 2014 - 14:48 § in Church

SOLD OUT! Senegalese Gospel Concert

“What’s next…” That was the big question after Bernard finished sharing about our summer experiences. A blank calendar, a big dream and a heart full of passion; where does that lead? We have many things to dream about, but it was surprisingly quickly decided we should go for a concer[...]

December 19th, 2014 - 14:11 § in Medical

Nutrition Program has a regional impact

Ndeye Fatou is a girl of 1.5 years. She has diarrhea as her mother takes her to the clinic. She’s sitting apathetically on her mother’s lap. When measuring and weighing, she turns out to be malnourished. Her mother explains she is a picky eater. Since she stopped breastfeeding she refuse[...]

December 19th, 2014 - 14:05 § in Africa, Family

A yellow Christmas

From a dusty Dakar, we wish you a merry Christmas and a happy and healthy 2015! The desert winds (Harmattan) are blowing, covering the city in a thin layer of yellow dust. Some days the sun is barely visible because of the sand clouds. At home we can daily sweep heaps of sand from the […][...]

December 19th, 2014 - 14:00 § in Church, Medical

Medical Mission, a mustard seed

For several days they had left their practice, clinic, hospital or office: the nearly 40 Christian health professionals from across Senegal. Fellowship and empowerment were key words, transformation the theme. Jesus said that where injustice is fought and suffering alleviated, where people treat eac[...]

Familie Kieviet in Senegal