The chanting began as everyone gathered behind the stones. I was summoned, and one older lady came over to help me tie my traditional cloth properly around my body. Then I was told to take off my shoes. She walked with me over the burning hot sand to where everyone was already seated…Read More
Several scattered skulls, the stench of rotting flesh, and a handful of abandoned shacks were the only things remaining from the week’s festivities that ended just that morning. The quietness of our village was a huge difference from the hundreds of people partying and worshiping their ancestors here during the preceding days.Read More
I stood on the beach, arms crossed, staring out at the clear blue water of the ocean as tears slowly trickled down my face. Then almost as soon as they began they were finished. My eyes hardened as well as my heart. I was angry with God.Read More
It was three days before the day we’ve long waited for: the day we’d leave town, take a long ride in a van, go about one hour upriver by canoe, then three hours over hills and through rice fields by foot, and finally arrive in the village of Ambodihazina, where we’d begin a new work – making relationships, learning village life in Madagascar…Read More
Donate to the Mission
If you would like to be a part of the work the Willards are doing in Madagascar, you can give a tax-deductible gift today.
Watch this video for an introduction to the Antakarana people and our work among them
- 54 minutes ago
Xinhua - 15 hours ago
KAMAPLA, Feb. 21 (Xinhua) -- Uganda Premier League champions KCCA FC have qualified for the first round of the 2018 CAF Total Champions League after...
Why We Carried Our Precious Unga to Madagascar - 19 hours ago
AFC Leopards club officials purchased two bales of maize flour for use in Madagascar after learning that their players will only be fed on rice for...
News via Google. See more news matching 'madagascar, -penguins, -merry, -dreamworks'