Daily Archives: May 1, 2015

Pastor John has new clothes!

Pastor John is enjoying his new St. Paul Schools T-shirt!    Go Wildcats!!!

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Happy May Day! 5/1/15

Yes, today’s a palindrome.  It’s a beautiful day here in St. Paul, so I thought I’d post some photos of the flora around here.  First, we have a photo of the parsonage and of the church, both from the corner … Continue reading

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Friday, May 1, 2015 – A Tanzanian Funeral

Today I presided at a funeral for a woman who was 65. Apasimbo Swai had been sick with heart disease for several years.  The visitation was at the church at noon and the funeral started at 1 PM.  During the visitation, the choir … Continue reading

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Thursday, April 30, 2015 – Pastor John and Pastor Fred

Today was an eventful day.  Pastor John the other Tanzanian exchange pastor, Pastor Fred Njama, met with Bishop Brian Maas at the Nebraska Synod Office at it’s new site in far north Omaha.  Then we visited Pastor Fred’s exchange church, … Continue reading

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Thursday, April 30, 2015 – Music at Tema Parish!

I am preparing for the funeral tomorrow, and will share more about that after it is over.  Today, I wanted to share about evening prayers.  The elders of the church decided that while I am here, that they will take turns … Continue reading

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