20160714_171114

The Blessed Poor

The other day I made a visit to the new Boston public library. It has recently been renovated, really transformed into an amazing place. So as I was walking, I saw a sign for a new map room. I thought, “I like maps,” and I went in. There were old maps, new maps, and even…

IMG_0761

Save Your Life

Last week I ran into a few people while I was working, one was a priest and the other was his friend. They were visiting Boston and enjoying themselves. I asked them, “Is this your first time here in Boston?” Apparently, the priest comes every year for the Boston Marathon, religiously. “I always make it…

IMG_0859

The Leader of the Industry of Rest

In the relief effort for the people in Ecuador affected by the earthquake, I had some funding and we were able to purchase some very much needed goods. One of these were mattresses, which are in deman in rural poor areas. So, a friend and I visited a famous mattress maker here in Quito to…

20160526_140756

Another Hand

Hi everyone, Well, we got back on Friday and I’ve been away without much internet until just now, so I wanted to do an update as soon as I could… There’s so much to tell, and as I’m preparing for my own flight to return to Boston, I’ll just give a brief summary and a…