Barry and Louise Adkins

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Molweni, Sep – Dec 23

Molweni, Sep – Dec 23

STRANGER THINGS. You never know what strange things can happen in life. We have a pond outside that Barry made from old bathtubs. Last year around this time we bought goldfish for Nathan and two koi for Louise. Nathan’s motivation was to breed the goldfish, Louise’s...

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Molweni, Apr – Sep 23

Molweni, Apr – Sep 23

DIFFERENT SEASONS IN LIFE. So, it has been a while and I need to ask you to forgive me for that please? (Louise’s confession) I had begun our April- June newsletter and minimized it on my computer and life happened. I was under the impression that I had already sent...

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Molweni, Dec 22

Molweni, Dec 22

O WHAT A GLORIOUS NIGHT. This past Saturday night we had a family picnic and carol service at our church, the aim was to enjoy the family togetherness that the Lord has been growing in our congregation this year as well as invite new people who do not necessarily do...

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Molweni, Sep 22

Molweni, Sep 22

SPRING HAS SPRUNG? I was thinking about the fact that technically, in our part of the world, Spring is supposed to arrive on the 1 September. While the birdies have “Spring fever,” the rest of nature is waking up slowly to the fact that Winter is supposed to be over,...

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Molweni, June 22

Molweni, June 22

COVID Eish!!!! When Covid first hit, I can remember thinking that there are going to be consequences that are long and far reaching after we have learned to live with the virus. I am sure many of you can testify to the fact that you are experiencing some long-term...

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Molweni, Mar 22

Molweni, Mar 22

HAPPY 2022. It was good to be able to meet in person as a missionary body for our annual conference. It is always encouraging to hear how the Lord continues to work and do miracles even with the world feeling so up-side-down. Mike McDowell reminded us to make our...

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Molweni, Dec 21

Molweni, Dec 21

WHAT A THING/ FAMILY NEWS.​ After we had sent out our last newsletter my (Louise’s) Covid got worse. For about a week I could do nothing but survive and pray. If I had to compare how I was feeling with another experience in my life, it would be when I had cancer and...

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Molweni, Oct 21

Molweni, Oct 21

COVID HAS COME HOME. We write this newsletter from our time in quarantine as Nathan tested positive for covid last Saturday after being sent home from school the Tuesday before as two of his classmates tested positive. It has been interesting to experience this...

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Molweni, Aug 21

Molweni, Aug 21

O SOUTH AFRICA OUR DEAR LAND. A few days ago, we watched in shock as folk looted and burned a variety of shops and buildings in South Africa. Barry had to go to town, he was a bit apprehensive as we were afraid that the unrest might come to Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)...

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Molweni, Jun 21

Molweni, Jun 21

ZEBS TEACHERS 2021. Louise had to be at Sunbury for Field Council on the Thursday before the ZEBS Teachers weekend at the end of May, so she stayed over for the weekend. She was able to help in the kitchen, as well as be part of some of the program. It was so...

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