Dedication Ceremony

Every dedication ceremony is special and bittersweet. It’s wonderful to see the families in their new houses, but it also means our time with them (and each other) is drawing to a close.  Once again, I promised to return (more details on that later). The dedications in Xai-Xai are lovely as everyone who helped build the house and people from the town surround the house and with their hands on the house, impart their prayers and wishes for the house and the occupants.

Dedication Ceremony

Dedication Ceremony

I know that my teammates and I all hope that the house provides a safe and happy home for our families.



  1. […] in 5 days there’s a finished house with a roof and a floor and everything! We finish with a dedication ceremony that makes it officially belong to the […]

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