August 30

We were out of the house early this Sunday morning.  We headed to the church in Cusco where the Powlisons attend.  It is located about 20 minutes from their home very close to a market.  The church is just up the street where many, many people were setting up their...

August 29

Our road trip to Abancay was very long (5 hours ) and FULL of twists and turns, however the vistas were simply incredible! The mountains of Peru are higher than any mountains that I’ve ever seen, and the scenic terrain is semi-arid.  We saw snow on the peaks...

August 28

We have survived the recommended two-day altitude adjustment and are ready to get to work.  We will be leaving this afternoon for an overnight trip to Abancay, a town about  a 5 – 6 hour drive from Cusco, over very scenic but winding roads.  We’re the road...

August 27

Promised pictures: Here we are aboard our long flight to Lima. Our early morning flight to Cusco in the Andes mountains. Playing with the orphans at Josephine House.                       The new orphanage under construction. Almost completed!     Edited with BlogPad...

August 26

We arrived in Cusco around 7 am .  We had a very uneventful, smooth trip, thanks to all the prayers on our behalf.  It was a long night in the Lima airport They stay open all night, restaurants & stores, and there are people sleeping on the floor and in the seats...