Night in Reynosa

While we were in Reynosa, at night I read…Night, Elie Wiesel’s harrowing memoir of life and death in Nazi concentration camps. (Why Night? It’s required summer reading for Isaac, and it had been 32 years since I read it in college. Sitting around the mission courtyard after the day’s work, I asked: What do we…

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Daylight in Reynosa

We returned last Friday from a week of volunteer service with a group from Arlington Presbyterian Church at Misíon Isaías 55 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Isaías 55 runs a school for Deaf children and does various kinds of outreach in the neighborhood of Aquiles Serdán. Aquiles Serdán is strategically located between the red light district…

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