March 2014 tanzaniacc.org
At TCC, March has been a month of frequent rains and blessings from our Father. With the deluges, the grass is growing, flowers and trees are blooming, but the mosquitoes are also proliferating and malaria is on the rise. Children, adults and the elderly are also frequently seen with severe eye infections and partial or total blindness. Though we rarely see blind individuals in the US, many without sight in Africa beg in public places (as did Bartimaeus in Mark 10), or we often watch as "a little child leads them" along the roads.
One young Maasai widow with whom we had been studying the Bible showed up and told us that she was ready to give her life to Jesus. After trudging a long distance to the mobile clinic, carrying her 18-month old child who cannot walk and was sick with diarrhea, she had her son treated and then waited all day until the clinic was finished…