In a little over a day I will be in Africa. Let me rephrase, after a life time of caring about a continent that I have no real connection to, and dedicating years of my life to study the politics and culture of specifically West Africa, I will be arriving in Uganda in a couple of days. I will be experiencing the hospitals, clinics, villages, prisons, slums, natural preserves, market places and church services with all of my senses. In many ways this feels like a conclusion, or at least a dream being fulfilled. I am not sure where this journey will lead or what new dreams it will create, but I do know I feel at one in my heart right now.
As happy as this voyage makes me (to do wonderful work, medically and for the Lord), Continue reading