It was amazing, exhausting, overwhelming, and rewarding all in the same moment.
Everyone told us before coming here that Africa was unlike any other place in the world and that there really was no way to accurately describe it until you were actually there for yourself.
Well guess what?
|These girls followed our van for over a mile to come and see us after this picture was taken!|
|Matt- our Hopechest trip leader, Tefsa- in country Hopechest coordinator, and Paul-our church's mission pastor|
We made it to the first carepoint and had been told that there were about 150 kids here, but to expect a few more to show up because they would see us coming. And as we got out and looked around this school and into the classrooms completely stuffed with kids, we couldn't help but think that it had to be more than 150-200 kids.