February 2004 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

Due to the current political situation in Haiti, I’m not there. Pastor Diogene called me a few days before I was to leave and said it was difficult to travel in the country due to the “manifestations.” The Haitians demonstrate by burning tires to block roads and by marching down the streets in large crowds not allowing traffic to proceed. In order to get to the Tricotte area, we have to travel a little in Port-au-Prince and then through several large towns. Getting through these towns when the people are demonstrating isn’t possible. They totally block off all possible routes. So we’ll wait for a couple of months and pray that things will cool off. Continue Reading →