Water, Healing, and Heartbreak

“When I (Bill) left Haiti in February, the people of Rakèt were being eaten up by scabies. I returned to the island In less than two weeks specifically to treat the scabies outbreak but I learned so much more about Rakèt. (See previous post from March, Fighting the Scabies!) Rakèt …

Fighting the Scabies!

Bill and the Just Mercy team returned to the states on Feb. 4th after an 18 day mission in Haiti.  However, Bill returned to Haiti only 9 days after coming home. Our “scout” had finally found a vehicle that might work for us and that was in our price range!! Our …

Finally!! A Roof and Water System in Janou!!!

On Jan. 18th, Bill returned to Haiti along with B.J., Kirk, and our grandson, Anodos. A week later, Michael came and the team was complete!  Two trips were made to the mountain village of Janou during the nearly three weeks the team was in Haiti. The first trip was spent getting …

May They Not Lose Hope

The situation in Haiti continues to be dire though things have eased just a bit.  The gangs withdrew from the fuel depot in Port au Prince several days ago.  We heard there was no fuel left there as they had taken it all.  Whether true or not, there has been …

Crisis in Haiti – Please pray!

The situation in Haiti has deteriorated the last few months into a nationwide humanitarian crises. Bill had hoped to return to Haiti in August to complete the roof on the church in Janou.  An accident here at the end of July laid him up for several weeks.  As he recovered, …