Tag Archives: Soccer

When Playgrounds Go Wrong

If your kid refuses to put his shoes on, you might want to show him this. These pictures are a bit blurry because I’m having to hold this kid’s leg up, but what we have here is a bad case of gangreen and a jigger infestation.  Kids get these blood drinking fleas from walking around without their shoes on. This… (more…)

Mattaw’s Youngest Soccer Player

Looking at this soccer ball, it is hard to believe that only two weeks ago it was brightly colored and had scripture memory on every side. However, this is what happens when every child in a village dreams  of playing professional soccer. Things just wear out. Pictured to the left is Junior (Mattaw’s youngest soccer junkie). He controls the ball with… (more…)

Team Mattaw

I regretably must announce that Mattaw just suffered an extremely unexpected defeat at a soccer match. No one saw it coming . . . Mattaw always wins. The kids take soccer more serious than any I have ever seen. Hence, we now have a soccer coach! He hopes to have them whipped back into shape by friday for the big match.