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on living and working in the Amazon

Working upriver in Tahuania, first quarter of 2017

RiverWind September 2016 Newsletter

Our quarterly newsletter, with material from April through early July, 2016

Celebrating the Festival of St. John the Baptist, patron saint of the jungle and rivers of central Peru.

Now and not quite yet, but coming…

September 9 - 15:  U.S. kitchen construction team in Nuevo Italia - traveling by river.

September 29:  RiverWind Board meeting.

October 1 - 21:  Dick & Ruth visiting family, churches, friends & donor in U.S.

November 4 - 11:  Dick & Ruth with DAI leadership in Manila

Please be in prayer about…

  • Pray for the 2-year old child, Arfaxad, his parents and siblings, as he undergoes surgery in Lima, August 15, to remove a tumor above his nose and eyes.
  • …for a construction team from Christ the Rock (Menasha, WI) and Brooklife Church (Mukwonago, WI), making final preparations to construct a kitchen at the Leadership Training Center, upriver in Nuevo Italia.
  • …for RiverWind Board meeting in SW Michigan, Saturday, September 29.  Pray for wisdom, direction, financial decisions.
  • …for our leadership team - indigenous, mestizo and Americans - volunteer and paid staff in the Pucallpa office.

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