This school year we have started a new one year program and we are very excited about it. Our main teachers are: Thara Ehkinyah, Tharamu Hannah, Tharamu Lorna, Thara Daniel, Thara Kelly, and Tharamu Brenda. The main subjects that we will be covering in the program are: Bible Teachings and Issues; Bible Storytelling; Living the Gospel; History of the Christian Church; Witnessing, Bible and Leadership Skill; Christian Marriage and Family; Education and Teaching Skills; Ministry of Health and Healing; Health Talks; Village Health Improvements; Medical History; Physical Examination; Anatomy and Physiology; Disease–Symptoms and Treatments; First Aid and Medic. From time to time we will have visiting teachers teach some other subjects like Midwifery, Dentistry, Hydrotherapy and Massage. Some other things we do in our program are: doing Branch Sabbath Schools, picnics, working on the school grounds, and doing health assessments in villages. Here are some pictures of our school life. Enjoy!
Some random classroom pics:
Some classroom pics.
This is how you relieve stress, right?
Our school logo
Branch Sabbath School pics:
Getting ready to go to Branch Sabbath School
We drive for about 15 minutes and then we hike in to the village
After a 1 kilometer hike, we arrive at the village.
Here is the home we worship in.
Some children coming to sing songs and hear Bible stories
One of our students telling a Bible story
singing some songs
Telling another Bible story
After we finish, we head out to visit other homes.
Crossing a scary bamboo bridge
Entering another home to visit.
Next we headed to another house as the rain came down hard and the trails turned into little rivers.
Sometimes we have picnics, playing games and eating.
Then we had worship
Then we played indoor games till it was time to go home.
Village Health Assessment pics
Here we are getting ready to boat down the river to do village health assessments.
Finally we arrive at the village
Entering the village
On our way to visit homes on sanitation, hygiene and medical
observing the village and homes for any sanitation problems
Asking some questions on hygiene and diet and also sharing health facts.
After visiting several homes, we were invited to a wonderful meal.
Then we were invited to attend their Sunday worship and sing songs and tell Bible stories to the children.
Look at all those happy faces!
Then off to visit some more homes
Finished, we head back home.
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