Monthly Archives: February 2012


February 29th, 2012 (No Comments)

We had a team yesterday who wanted to take the day and visit the CCCD’s Knockpatrick school, the Manchester infirmary, and the Windsor Lodge orphanage. It turned out to be an outstanding day of outreach. For those who don’t know what an infirmary is, it is basically a last resort for many people without family […]

Celebrating Jamaica Day

February 23rd, 2012 (2 Comments)

“Jamaica Day” was observed by the whole island this past Friday. It is a day to remember and celebrate Jamaica’s history (different than its independence day). Here is a little taste of how we celebrated it CCCD-style at Knockpatrick! Enjoy!    

Shift into High Gear

February 15th, 2012 (3 Comments)

We’ve had a really good couple weeks here to settle in. I (Ben) have spent a lot of time with the other missionary here continuing to learn all the things that my job will entail. Krista has been in the classroom this week. God opened a door for her there with a need that they […]

Step by Step

February 6th, 2012 (2 Comments)

Hello everyone! This has been another week of busywork and settling in! We finally got all of our official paperwork completed this week! We had to go to the local police station to register as alien residents, which helps them to know what area of the island we are actually living in. We got “yellow […]

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