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medical camp @kg penangah November 18, 2009

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17th october 2009 – attended medical camp with anglican welfare ministry at kampung penangah. the previous day, we travelled from kota kinabalu to telupid on a three-hour car ride after a half-day’s work.
all pictures taken by c. lee using gus, unless otherwise stated.

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after resting overnight at the valley of blessing, telupid, we started the day early at around 6.30am, greeted by a rainbow. picture taken by blog owner.

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this was at the start of a bumpy ride. picture taken by blog owner.

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a vehicle slid down the slope. after some assistance, it soon went on its way. picture taken by blog owner.

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after two hours of driving, we reached kampung penangah! picture taken by blog owner.

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picture taken by blog owner.
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picture taken by blog owner

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as soon as we arrived, we set up our working stations.

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villagers of kampung penangah waiting to be seen…

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blood pressure and blood sugar monitoring

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pharmacists hard at work (phyllis-san, next time we join together-gether ya)

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that day, we managed to serve 1,222 villagers of kampung penangah!

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nurse at work…

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the villagers explained the reason they tattooed themselves is so that when they enter the jungle, the evil spirits will not take away their soul.

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spectacles to be given out.

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medicines brought in by the team.

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dentist at work

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tools of the trade

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picture taken by blog owner

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a tiring but worthwhile trip.

 

water baptism November 10, 2009

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27th september 2009 – in the morning, during church service, two children were baptised. later in the afternoon, five adults were baptised at tanjung aru beach.
* all pictures were taken by yeong ying using gus, unless otherwise stated.
 
 
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jasper clung on to his father, before being pryed away by his mother to be handed over to rev kenneth for baptism. *picture taken by blog owner.
 
 
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later in the afternoon, some of us gathered at tanjung aru beach to support five adults who were going to be baptised.
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wei jian reading the bible while felix and rev kenneth looked on.
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the men…
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i waded in the sea water til it was thigh high, to witness the baptism of one of my students  
*picture taken by felix wong.
 
 
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right after the baptism. i love the reflection on ground.
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my cell group & i
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the five adults who were baptised, with their witnesses.
 

birthday @silk garden November 3, 2009

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11th october 2009 – celebrating wei jian’s birthday at silk garden, the pacific sutera, sutera harbour resort. good dimsum, nice view of the marina, fun-loving company of friends.

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felix thanking God for all the yummilicious dimsum…. and also blessing the birthday boy.
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isabelle

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*drool*

 

 

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*slurp*
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cyn c & felix
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wei jian, isabelle, aunty kath, cyn c & felix
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yea, the peril of being the photographer… no picture of me!