The Missions: San Francisco and San José

Unless the mission is oriented by charity, that is, unless it springs from a profound act of divine love, it risks being reduced to mere philanthropic and social activity...Consequently, being missionaries means loving God with all one's heart, even to the point, if necessary, of dying for him. - Pope Benedict XVI

sorry i haven't been blogging, but between dodging hurricanes, having a 4-day power outage, and the introduction of a new cat things have been busy.

we got so sick and tired of the local power lines blowing out that we have decided to put in our own pole with 15kw transformer. don't have a pic yet, but it's slick. we're pulling off the high power line and avoiding the local transformer issues. it hasn't been tested yet, since we haven't had any electricity, but it looks good anyway.

here is a quick snapshot of one of my new creole instructors. she has the ability move her eyes in odd angles:


Powered by Blogger

© 2006 The Missions: San Francisco and San José |