Where in the World was Marilyn in 2014? Updates

It was a busy year to be sure!

January – May, 2014

I travelled with a medical team to Benoit, and then on to the communities surrounding Hinche in Haiti.  Then, I joined the medical team from Albright EMC in Winnipeg.  We travelled to Gens de Nantes (GdN) Haiti to work in the medical clinic there.

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Then, Tiffany L and Kathy T and I returned to the Department of the Nippes, of which Benoit is a community.  The purpose of that trip was to evaluate the need for further health and community development in that area.

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Two construction teams, one from Highview Community in Kitchener and the other from Trinity EMC in Waterloo began the “Pignon Wall Project.”  This is a large property that belongs to the AEM (L’Association des Eglises Missionnaires).  They have proposed to build a Senior’s Housing Facility along with some guest housing on the site.  The security wall is extremely important in this large town setting. The Wall project will likely be completed in 2015.

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It can't be all work!

It can’t be all work!

June was another eventful month.  I celebrated a milestone, my 60th birthday. What an opportunity to recognize God’s blessings along the journey and to realize that there are many more to come!

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