Browsing Month 'January, 2013'


Update 2 from Ethiopia Dear Hopethiopia partners and encouragers, Thank you so much for the prayers and encouragements. It has been a very short but very mission trip. Today is the last day and we will be spending the day back onsite in Harbu Chulule. This last weekend we travelled to Prayer Mountain in Southern [...]

Steep hill

Hi to all Hopethiopia partners and encouragers, I have now been back for a few days in Ethiopia. Hot and dry and not a snowflake in sight.  The turn around on this trip has been very quick with a wonderful opportunity for our Ethiopian team to be here for the Prayer Mountain gathering in Ambaricho [...]


Ralph returned to Ethiopia for the first mission trip of  2013. Things are moving along quickly and there is lots of excitement in the community. Here are a few details of what has been going on. Volunteer home construction has started.  The plan will be for the Hopethiopia teams to live onsite and thus we [...]