Date: August 25, 2015
Time: 9:44 am


Our Rev. Monica has returned from her MISSION trip to  TANZANIA.

See below for her and her husband’s blog and photos.

Map of Africa … and where is Tanzania?

Africa - vector map

Africa – vector map

Monica’s BLOG – Our very own Rev. Monica Mainwaring has been recording her family’s adventures on her through these shades blog: www.monicamainwaring.wordpress.com

Simon’s BLOG – The Rev. Simon Mainwaring, Rector of St. Andrew’s by-the-Sea, Pacific Beach and husband of the Rev. Monica Mainwaring, has also been recording their adventures on his God at the Beach blog: www.simonjamesmainwaring.wordpress.com

PHOTOS – follow BOTH blogs to understand these photos … Week of July 20 – Having enough water, simple dwellings and saying good-bye.

Pail of water   Mud brick wall   Saying GoodBye

Week of July 13 – a visit to the Anglican Provincial Theological College, St. Philips, Kongwa. Anglican ProvTheCollege Boys  Daughter wHoney Cone

Week of July 6 – Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Central Tanganyika and Ujamaa, the Swahili word for ‘familyhood’ – the Bishop and a make shift church.

Bishop  Make shift church

July 1 – Birthday at the Market (featured photo), Monica’s Son with SALT, daughter with friend.

Monica's Son and Salt   Monicas Daughter

May – June 30 – From packing up the car, arriving at the airport in Africa, flying in a prop plane*, family out for a walk, a bajagi vehicle*, sounds of calling to prayer*, market place, mosquito nets*, celebrating a birthday, the TREE,  and a family selfie. Teaching*, jeep trip*, Carpenter’s Kids program*, Mainwaring kids with cow and new friends, gift exchange, Monica with new friend, and Monica during Village visit. *Not actual ones – but images to help visualize their experience on this trip.

Backed Up Monica wChildren en route  Prop Plane Monica In Africa   Monica s Blog photo  bajagi Tanzania Mosque 2 monica-in-the-market   Mosquito nets Birthday The Tree Family Selfie Teaching 2 Jeep in Tanzania   Carpenter Kids 2 Mainwaring kids and cow  Mainwaring kids and new friends two youths  Monica with preist