End is Near 🙁

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 15, 2012

Our time here in Cameroon is quickly approaching its end. It seems as if we just arrived. Today was a great day here. I gave the students some hands on assignments and they far exceeded my expectations. I have been trying to get them to “think outside the box.” The assignment was to build 2…

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By Gage Coldwater | Mar 12, 2012

Today I was finally able to start teaching our vocational classes. We spent a large amount of time trying to understand what the Bible says about the principles of agriculture. The students really seemed to enjoy it. At about 11a.m. the trainers for the snail program came and taught us for several hours. The picture…

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By Gage Coldwater | Mar 10, 2012

Yesterday I was unable to give an update of the work here in Cameroon due to the fact that our internet was down for the day. But yesterday and today were great days. Much was accomplished. We were able yesterday to acquire rabbits from an individual in Beua. We bought 5 rabbits. 2 of them…

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By Gage Coldwater | Mar 8, 2012

Today for lunch we finally got to try Giant African Snail. I was a little bit nervous and excited all at the same time. A wife of one the students from the school cooked them for us. It is hard to put into words the texture and flavor however I will attempt to give it…

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Just What the “Dr.” Ordered

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 7, 2012

Today was a day filled with excitement and opportunity. We to the nearby city of Limbe to gather supplies and tools to build the rabbit and snail cages. While there we had the great opportunity to evangelize to 3 different people. One was the owner of the hardware “store” that we were at. She was…

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Tuesday March 6th Update

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 6, 2012

Today was truly a busy and wonderful day here in Wotutu. We had a gentleman from a non-profit organization that trains people in how to raise snails to come by the school and to get us started in this training. The students and the staff here are all very excited about the prospect of raising…

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Monday March 5th Update

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 5, 2012

Monday proved to be a long yet great day of work. We accomplished a large amount of work. Elangwe (director of the school) and I went and met with the people who are going to come train the students how to raise snails in cages. They said that they would come to the school tomorrow…

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Safe and Sound

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 4, 2012

I am thankful to now safely be in Cameroon. I arrived yesterday evening Cameroon time 5:50 pm (US time 11am) to be greeted by the wonderful smiles of Elangwe and his beautiful wife and cute son Ray. We then waited on Brother Martin Johnson to fly in from Utah about an hour later. My flights…

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Springing Forward

By Gage Coldwater | Mar 2, 2012

Today I feel like a giant spring that has been firmly pressed to the ground and is ready to catapult into the great unknown. I have been looking forward to the opportunity to travel to Cameroon Africa, to work with the school of preaching, for months. All of the planning, praying, and preparing has only…

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