October 2002 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

This past July, Pastor Diogene took me along to visit his friend, Ronald, in the north coastal town of Port-au-Paix.  The narrow streets with cars parked wherever the driver decided to stop made it difficult to maneuver through the masses of people hurrying around.  In the midst of what seemed like total confusion, we found our destination-a very modern bank.  At the door, Pastor Diogene let the ‘shotgun carrying’ guard know that we were there to see Ronald.  The guard made certain that Ronald wanted to see us and then ushered us back to Ronald’s office.  It was hot and humid that day but not in Ronald’s office.  Air conditioning hit us at the door and we enjoyed cooling off for a few minutes.  Ronald is the successful manager of this bank. Continue Reading →