Tanzania Partnership Update

Tanzania Partnership Update

The generosity of the members of Prince of Peace in support of our partnership with Bomalang’ombe is truly inspiring. We’ve shared your gifts in so many ways with our partners in Tanzania. At our dinner in November we were honored to have Bishop Gaville and his wife Pamela as our guests.

Bwana Asifiwe: Tanzania Photo Journal Published

Bwana Asifiwe: Tanzania Photo Journal Published

Deb Mundinger was one of those who traveled from Prince of Peace to Tanzania this past fall as they visited our partner congregation in the village of Bomalang’ombe.  Deb always had her camera close at hand and took, literally, thousands of pictures of the groups travels throughout the country.  She has now compiled many of her images and published them in a photo journal alongside some reflections from the trip.  A copy of the bound journal, entitled “Bwana Asifiwe,” is available to be viewed in the library at Prince of Peace.

Heading home

Heading home

We said our goodbyes to our amazing driver Kulwa, and are ready to head home.  It’s been an amazing trip and we look forward to sharing more stories when we get home!
Last day in Tanzania

Last day in Tanzania

We spent the morning at the Village Museum, an open air museum that shows examples of different types of houses.  We also saw a demonstration by traditional dancers.  Participation was encouraged! We enjoyed a relaxing lunch at Slipway with a final chance for...
Bagamoyo, Dar es Salaam 

Bagamoyo, Dar es Salaam 

Finally,  some more pictures! Tuesday we hired a guide to help us explore the Kaole ruins, take a walking tour of Bagamoyo stone town, and visit the museum that tells history of the area including the slave trade.  It was an informative and sobering tour.  Wednesday...