S: Peru 2010-2011
BC: The End
1: Chumbes a small town about 5 hours from Ayacucho that Dave and I would travel to every 2 weeks with the goal of starting a group
2: There are 2 families that study regularly in Ninabamba and Cusi.
4: Diligently Studying
5: loving the animals
6: All things grow better with love.
7: The drive there and the friends we've enjoyed it with
8: Gabriel Saponaro
9: Brandy and Jeremy Pearce Clotilde and Teo Saponaro
10: Jung and Avery | Our room and bathroom
11: Chad and Nathalie Sundby
12: Rachel and Loreal
13: Victor, Josue, Ferry, Jose, Zulema and Alfredo
14: Our visit from Jung and Avery
16: They were adventurous and tried many differnt foods
17: They preached and made good friends in the congregation
18: Our visit from Chad and Nathalie Sundby
20: Spent a couple days in Lima and toured the branch and stayed at Cally's place
22: Hanging out in Ayacucho
24: We enjoyed making Tongue tacos, sipping on coffee, laughing it up over some ice cream and cow hearts and guinea pig.....and more!!
26: Going to Chumbes together
29: do you see the paw?
30: Can you find Chad?? | When there is no starbucks.....
32: Some things you just never forget
34: Kingdom Ministry School
35: The Elders of the Circuit
36: Memorial 2011 | Invitation work in Chumbes
37: Preparing the room to have a dignified and clean place to hold the memorial
38: 137 people....young and old, showed their appreciation and faith in Jesus' ransom sacrifice | There is no greater joy!!
40: Some of the Students stay to have refreshments and associate after the memorial
41: "Love believes all things.....love never fails."
42: Circuit Assembly 2011
45: Javier, Olinda, Joel, Samuel and Rosa
46: Our students from Ninabamba came for the assembly and they camped out in our livingroom
48: Elders/Servants Appreciation Dinner 2011
49: Our precious and hard working elders | The valuable and assisting ministerial servants
50: Song #2 "We thank you Jehovah" Sung in English, German, French, Quechua and Spanish | Song 123 "Shepherds, a precious gift from Jehovah"
52: The wives and families of the Elders and Servants
54: Our visit from the C.O. and D.O.
55: Going to Lucanamarca.....a town about 9-10 hours by motorcycle from Ayacucho
56: We ran into a few problems on the way....the chain on one bike broke and so we had to tow it with a rope from another bike and then the screw that holds up the shock on our bike came off...it looked so funny and short :)
57: 4 sisters from Lima have moved there and started a group. They take the lead in all the meetings. Such self sacrificing sisters. We were really encouraged by them. | 29 people came to the meeting to hear the Special talk
62: Natasha and Shayla
64: More special friends
68: The memories don't stop!
70: The last trip to Chumbes.... With the Cordova's, the Pearces, Ugochi, Amie and Sarita
71: It was really foggy on the drive over and back
74: Our good friends Augi and Franco Mayo and Ezekiel and Michelle Porras
75: Hat shopping in the Lima Markets
78: Trip to Lima with the girls!!!
80: Our Last week in Peru spent with our good friends Tim and Janey Lincoln
82: They kept us busy on a very emotional week!
84: Keeping it Ayacuchano
86: Our going away party!! We danced, we cried, we sang a traditional huyano song and a group from the congregation sang 2 beautiful kingdom songs in English! Also did a traditional Saiya dance!!
88: We'll never forget this beautiful congregation and our memories made in the 3 years we had the privilege to be in Peru!!!!
89: La Victoria Congregation September 2011