Monthly Archives: January 2015

Timket

Right now, dozens of Ethiopian Orthodox churches are on the move. Tomorrow is the celebration of Timket, to remember the baptism of Jesus. The day before, the people and priests move to central locations, to baptise people early on Timket … Continue reading

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Japan vs Ethiopia

It is interesting to leave Ethiopia, the “foreign country”, to enter yet another foreign country. And even though I did the same thing when I went to England in June/July, this was different again. In England I could understand (mostly!) … Continue reading

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Christmas in Japan

Due to a fortunate series of events, I was blessed to get on three planes and head to Japan for Christmas with my brother. But, Japan for Christmas is a little different – it is more about the presents, friends, … Continue reading

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Decision complete

Just for your information, I will be returning to Ethiopia after this year is complete. There will be big changes at Bingham up until that time, but I will be glad to roll with it. šŸ˜€

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