Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The changing world (105) May 81

May 1st Public holiday for Labour day. Gardening. Swimming.
2nd        As 1st. Katy pickled cucumbers. Lot of termites.
3rd         HQ preaching not much copper exposition. Beth Mullan to lunch. Swimming. Terry Hemming spoke in the evening.
4th         Asked to give blood for a Polish professor. Sue Davies to lunch. Gave Theological Society paper on New Paths in Muslim Evangelism as per Parshall.
5th         Pricing books for sale. Electricity very bad these nights.
6th         Gave students Hausa test. Took books to Albishir Bookshops. N1100 sold.
7th         Books to FCS. Lot of rain. NEPA off at night as usual.
8th         TEEAN committees. Visited Boers and talked with Ruth Veltkamp about Muslim work. Later she had converts who others suspected were fraudulent. This led eventually to her leaving CRC mission.
9th          Some gardening and then shopping with Katy and Kathleen Gula.
10th        Rain drove us inside at HQ as I presided at the Lord's Supper. Two medical students to lunch.
11th        Took student to Vm. Sold books to Y'au's bookshop. Greeted Zwambun in pharmacy, Wilmshursts and Gills. Saw Tom Owens about TEE lecture's at Pastors College. Drinks at Drews.
12th         Farewell tea by Hillcrest PTA for two teachers, Rose and Wagner. Wells to dinner.
13th         Took books to Fellowship of Christian Students.
14th         Hausa course now in two classes.
15th         Hillcrest school junior concert.
16th        Gardening. Swimming. Dele visited on way to Lagos.
17th        Deborak dedicated. Bulleys to lunch. Swimming.
18th        To Kaduna staying with Anne Nesbitt and Tony Barker. Visited church.
19th         Two sessions of TEE course. Visited Foxalls, SIM.
20th         TEE class. Visited three bookshops and sold to one.
21st          Teaching again. Sold books at another shop and at church.
22nd         Treated to meal at Durbar Hotel. Visited Baptist pastors college with book list.
23rd          Finished TEE course. Back to Jos. Enjoyed Elijah at Hillcrest.
24th          Bulmers back from leave and to lunch. Swimming disrupted by a storm.
26th          Hausa teaching. Power off so thankful for a generator now.
27th          Hausa course ended with a buffet. Hillcrest term end too.
28th          First full day of electricity for a long time.
29th          To Sue Davies of CMS Kafanchan.
30th          Sold books to a shop. Picnic lunch and swim at Kagoro. Soaked by sudden storm. Visited ECWA Bible School , Ossoms and Archibalds.
31st           Ibo evangelical preached at Holy Trinity. Deb sick in Night.

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