|This is Nelson, one of our guards, a member, truck washer,|
shoe cleaner and all round handyman. He is cold in this
photo and I had to tease because it was about 70* F. :)
|We saw this guy cleaning his bike in the puddle. A very common|
site. He also happens to be a milkman!
|A heavy bike load going north on Bombo Road. Notice the mud.|
|Ralph wanted me to be sure to take a pic of this crazy boda load.|
A very common site.
|A crazy load on top of a taxi. Impressive all they carry!|
|A lizard parked next to our truck.|
|The Ntinda missionaries. Left S Mwaloh, S Shongwe, E Hatch,|
E Myers, E Carter and ENkosi. All great missionaries in their
|Another view, so we see the front.|
|E Howard had just placed a Book of Mormon with these men|
as we cross the border into Rwanda.Also, the book Our Search
for Happiness> :)
|Beautiful Poinsettia at the motel we stayed in as we went to|
Akagera National Park,
|Anthurium at the motel. (the rooms were terrible !!! Hard, hard|
mattress, round pillow the size of a soccer ball and shower with
no shower curtain, so toilet, sink everything got sprayed) YIKES!
|Milk is delivered just in time for breakfast!|
|First thing we always see are the monkeys.|
|Bird nests hanging in the tree.|
|Sorry, I don't know the names.|
|Across the river from Rwanda is Tanzania.|
|These are the Gilletts from Mapleton UT. They were transferred|
to Rwanda and had to fly, we brought their things in our truck!
|First big animal we see in the park and he is BIG!! A good story|
about this guy.
|Saw lots of zebras.|
|Some of the deer.|
|Notice the difference in the coloring.|
|More deer that look like UT elk.|
|Hippos keeping cool.|
|Buffalo and bird friends.|
|Tucked in a mud hole trying to keep cool.|
|Everyone hanging out together.|
|We kept seeing huge loads of firewood. Kids are be|
helping dad push the heavy load home.
|Rwanda is very hilly and so they do alot of terrace gardening.|
All the work is done by hand, with a hoe.
|Some of the hills looked straight up. I can picture myself slipping|
and rolling down to the bottom!
|Border crossing. We had to have passports, registrations,etc|
to get into Rwanda and back into Uganda.
|E Howard getting some of the paperwork done.|
|Lots of waiting.|
|Lots of traffic, but the Book of Mormon guys found us and helped|
again. They have been reading!
|Almost ready to head home.|
|Our Njeru Elders. Left, E Gangire, E Hawk (we served with his bro|
in Fiji) E LeCheminant and E Thomas all wearing ties made by
Fiona in our branch.