April 2012 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

A few months ago we began to build a house for a single mom in Tricotte.  She had been living in very poor conditions and had no means of bettering her living situation.  When Glenn and I, along with a team of four from First Reformed Church in Lynden, arrived in Haiti last Friday, the walls were up and the house was ready for a roof.  The team proceeded to measure the project, then built the trusses on Saturday, installed the trusses and purlins on Monday and screwed down the metal roofing on Tuesday.  Today this needy lady has a good roof over her head – she is so appreciative. Every time I come by she hugs me, and I pass those hugs on to you. Continue Reading →