February 5 & 6, 2023

Warning: Lots of food pictures in this post! Ethiopians love to fellowship around a meal and a good cup of coffee!! After Saturday’s workshop, we had a real treat; ITC President, Tamrat, taught us how to eat the Ethiopian way.  We talked for a long, long time and...

February 3, 2023

Beautiful, cool day! We walked with Olivier about 15 minutes to the ITC classroom for a time of discussion and teaching with seven seminary instructors (although not all will be teaching our courses, the leaders wanted them all to be familiar with the program). They...

February 2, 2023 p.m.

After a good (though short) night of sleep, we hit the road running —well, more like climbing…slowly. The altitude (over 7,000 ft.) did not hit us too hard until we encountered the stairs — and we had a lot of them on our first day here. It was day that brought...

February 2, 2023 a.m.

From Carla: Yes, we have lost a day, however Quentin and I have arrived at the Abat Guest House in Addis Ababa safe and sound! First leg of trip was an 11 hour flight to Istanbul. It was a bit uncomfortable (old plane, hard cushions, warm) and neither of us able to...

January 31, 2023

Carla and Quentin are flying tonight from Miami to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to introduce the PS78 Teacher Education Program to the MINTS Seminary there. They have hundreds of Christian schools, but no place for teachers to receive instruction on how to teach from a...

September 30, 2022 – Last night in Malawi

From Carla after a long day with multiple sweating opportunities — first, in a dress and a graduation cap and gown — agh! (Can those gowns be dry cleaned??) After that, a trek (still in the dress that will never be the same!) through a sustainable farm that Joster is...