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A reflection on The Eve of the 2016 VPI Fundraiser Somewhere in the communities of Papoli, Uganda and Mombin Crochu, Haiti tonight, a child was born. The child was born under the same full moon that shone on that child before it shone on us in Tampa tonight. That child’s mother loves that child just […]

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for the children

chiseled from black marble the mayor’s face reflects the candle light. I gaze upon the face beautiful in its angles shining in the heat of the night. I listen to the words their music flowing as the sounds rise and fall to a rhythm I cannot understand. he turns his eyes to me and they […]

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Woman of the Road

On February 20 VPI will be sending a medical mission team to Mombin Crochu, Haiti, to work with our friends in this village in the  poorest part of this country. The hospital serves those in this mountainous region who have no real access to medical care. We share words written on a previous trip, which […]

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Mombin Crochu, Haiti

“For, more than ever, I realize we are all part of the never ending story of this village, and the myths and legends that surround and define it. More than ever I realize that everything that we do is part of the bigger picture of life, unknown in it’s tellings. Is it really so different […]

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Summer Solstice

The summer solstice has passed, and we turn our faces into the sun to celebrate the slower pace of summertime. It is a time of cherished childhood memories…of watermelon, summer camps, friends gathering on warm rich evenings; of lemonade, sunburned faces, the smell of Coppertone and the long lazy nights that open to a million […]

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Thank You, 2014 Haiti Medical Mission Team!

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Connections: Tampa and Haiti

Not long ago, I was stopped after the early morning service at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church (PCPC) by Dr. Sylvia Campbell.  Dr. Sylvia and I have only known each other for a few short years but are part of a larger “web” of people brought together, by God, that includes Tampa, Haiti, and Uganda.  Anyway, […]

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Paul Clark

Oasis of Love.

The first week in May I was able to do something that over the past nine years has only been a dream.  I visited the tiny village of PapoliUganda.   I accompanied  Dr. Sylvia Campbell and Pastor John DeBevoise, who were our team leaders, on this week long trip.

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John DeBevoise

Village Partners International is an example of how a non-profit can provide a vehicle for various communities to come together in dialogue, relationships, shared valued, and then service.

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