Juigalpa blog

 

At the court
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And there I am in court. During the COVID pandemic I prefer to avoid public places, but there are exceptional circumstances at times. We are in a process of getting our core member Manuel, who... Read More

In-service training
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In my last blog I gave the overview of the health status of our community from my six monthly report. The advantage of a progress report is that it forces me to list everything that... Read More

Health (and ill-health) at Ruach
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I’m delighted to share with you a chapter of my six-monthly report (January-June 2020) to Ruach’s mother foundation Vivir Juntos (Leiden, Netherlands) about health issues among core members and the staff of our community. The... Read More

How is Rommel doing now?
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In my previous blog  I wrote about how Rommel, from Bluefields, quite unexpectedly became the 7th core member of our community. How are things with him and us two weeks on? And do we all adapt... Read More

Our new core member: Rommel
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Meet Rommel, our new house mate, whom we welcomed yesterday as 7th core member of our Ruach Community. Rommel is 35 years old and comes from Bluefields, on the East coast of Nicaragua. His big... Read More

Arayan
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At 1 pm Ana and myself were at the starting point of the bus for our journey to Arayan. Hoping for a good seat we thought we had arrived early, but the bus was already... Read More

Corona in April
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We have just received another short briefing on the latest regarding the corona virus in Nicaragua from our Ministry of Health (MINSA): officially two corona deaths, eleven in intensive care given the transmission risk. And... Read More

Outings with the Activities Club

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Some time ago we requested funds from de Bakkerij (the Bakery), a Church Outreach Centre in Leiden, Netherlands, for among other things educational trips for the participants of the activities club. Our participants are from... Read More

An outing
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Don Nestor arrives by car in good time to take us -Manuel, Miguel, Maria Elena, participants of our Activities Club and myself- to the bazaar in town; it’s already a cosy jamboree. Some of our... Read More