Jun 18, 2010
“Laduuuuma!” The crowd went wild! Everyone in their yellow and green (and some also in red and blue and black and white) jumped up and down, screaming, flailing their arms, waving their flags, blowing as hard and as loud as they could on their vuvuzelas. Many were hugging, many more were dancing where they stood. Some ran down to the front and started a running parade that quickly grew in...
May 18, 2010
Early last winter, we accompanied one of our primary schools to a far-off township as their “Under 12” boys’ soccer team competed for the title of provincial soccer champions. It was an exciting time for us, to take an all-day trip with some of our school’s students and almost all the staff to a place we’d never been before and see what the larger sports competitions were like.
We hadn’t even...