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Jay & Katrina – Many Thanks

June 8, 2012 in News, People

It never ceases to amaze us that at a time like we have experienced this past week, the great generosity, kindness and compassion of people who are willing to help out and do whatever they can. There are so many people we need to thank and probably a few that we will forget. So many […]

Jay & Katrina – Update on the Girls

June 7, 2012 in News, People

A lot of people have been asking about the girls. In order to protect their privacy and shelter them from what is going on we have not said a lot. The girls are just great, happy as normal kids and have all these wonderful “aunties”  that they know so well and are so comfortable with. […]

Jay Erickson – Doing What He Loved

June 6, 2012 in News, People

Last night this picture was found of Jay in the hangar at Chitokoloki in front of the plane that he flew. You can tell by his smile that he was at home here and loved what he did. Thought that I would post this as we remember them both.

Jay & Katrina – Thoughts

June 5, 2012 in News, People

Today was the funeral for Jay and Katrina Erickson here at Chitokoloki. It was a hard day in a lot of ways, yet sitting here at the end of the day and reflecting on it, everything still seems surreal. I personally knew Jay less than others here. I worked along side him a number of […]

Jay & Katrina – Update June 4

June 4, 2012 in News, People

9:30 PM Monday June 4th update We have just retuned half an hour ago from a long day on the Zambezi River at the site where the plane crashed. Our son Doug was with me along with Justin who was also a tremendous help. We took a lot of equipment from here and two vehicles […]

Jay & Katrina – Update 2

June 3, 2012 in News, People

3 June, 2012 9:00:57 For many of you who have been upholding us in prayer we will try and give you an update from today and thank you so much for helping us through today which has been very very hard. We could not have made it without the Lord’s help and your prayers. It […]

Jay & Katrinia – Update June 2nd

June 3, 2012 in News, People

June 2nd 10:30 PM It is with profound sadness, shock still, a tremendous sense of loss and with very heavy hearts that we are letting you know that we have lost two of our dear missionary colleagues this afternoon. Lost to us and their families but with the Lord. Jay and Katrina went to be […]

Jay & Katrina Erickson

June 3, 2012 in News, People

On the afternoon of  June 2nd, Chitokoloki lost two of its missionaries in a plane accident. Since then many many people have called, written or texted to express their support and to look for updates. To ensure that the same message and details are given to all, we will try and updated the website with all of the […]