Tag Archives: Papua New Guinea

What Giving Away a Thousand Children’s Books Looks Like

Here’s the latest from our friends Jan and Doug Hanson as they prepare to move from teaching at a Christian college in Papua New Guinea in the South Pacific to a school administered by Native Americans in the American Southwest. *** … Continue reading

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Graduation Time South of the Equator, PNG Style!

When you teach in Papua New Guinea, your students graduate in December, not June. Here’s a report from Jan and Doug Hanson at the Christian Leaders’ Training College.* ***      One thing we like about the southern hemisphere calendar is … Continue reading

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The Woman Who Braved The Flooded Waters On The Mountains Of New Guinea

Our friends Jan and Doug Hanson serve at the Christian Leaders’ Training College in Papua New Guinea. Even on their days off they see God’s grace in action: Living and working with the same people 24/7 can get old and … Continue reading

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One Powerful Way To Beef Up Your Theology

Our friends Doug and Jan Hanson sent us another e-post card from the Christian Leaders’ Training College in Papua New Guinea: CLTC welcomed many New Years babies this year – little four-legged ones!  I love watching the young calves kick up their heels and … Continue reading

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Newly Minted Theologians, Melanesian Style!

This is from the latest e-post card from our friends Doug and Jan Hanson about their work at the Christian Leaders Training College in Papua New Guinea: John and Celestial Yejerla Prasad graduated together this year during CLTC’s 46th Graduation … Continue reading

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Table Tennis, Melanesian Style

Here’s another postcard from our friends at the Christian Leaders’ Training College in Papua New Guinea. From 10:00-10:30am the whole campus takes a “morning tea” break. It may or may not include tea! For the students and faculty it’s a … Continue reading

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Singing Southern Gospel in Papua New Guinea

I’ve shared the work of our friends Doug and Jan Hanson before. I thought you’d enjoy their latest e-postcard: Though we are in the middle of the South Pacific, the sounds of southern gospel and harmony can be heard many … Continue reading

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Melanesian Christians are Awesome!

Our friends Doug and Jan Hanson have been working at the Christian Leaders Training College in Papua New Guinea for a couple of decades. Their students come from PNG and islands covering the breadth of Melanesia: Tonga, Fiji, the Solomon … Continue reading

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