Buildings, Friends, University and a Scottish Wedding in Africa!
The rebuilding of the burnt part of the hospital is going well and we have found very fast builders. They are promising to be done by September--we hope so. They have added on a dining room and working around some existing walls now for the inside part. Major is going to Harare this week to buy more supplies to keep us on schedule. We are also building a new storeroom to keep all the drugs as we have not included that in the rebuild--since we want it away from any potential fire in the future! Thank you for all your prayers and support and donations as we have struggled through this! On the 19th of July, my friends, Karen and Ben Pennington from Masvingo ( 3 hours south of Harare) came for a 3 day visit. Ben and Karen have been missionaries in Masvingo since 1976. We met then and have been friends ever since. Neither one of us expected to be here in Zimbabwe, almost 40 years later! I put Ben to work on Sunday preaching at church in the morning and the hospital service i