Tag Archives: Shekinah Home

Philippine Travel Log: Our Last Day at Shekinah

Day 5: Sunday, October 5, 2008 Our Last Day at Shekinah I guess I was anxious to get back to the world of western food and air conditioning, because I started packing the night before.  With Sunday, our 5th day … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: A Day with the Whittles

Day 4: Saturday, October 4, 2008 A Day with the Whittles Brian and JoAnne Whittle are the directors of Shekinah Home.  They founded the orphanage nearly 4 years ago as missionaries from the United States, and have served dozens of … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: New Children at Shekinah

The day before we left Shekinah Home to take John to Manila, and ultimately to the United States, the home took in four new children – a sibling group.  I don’t know any of their names, and I wouldn’t publish … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: Outing to Laoag

Day 3: Friday, October 3, 2008 Outing to Ilocos Norte Museum and Fort Ilocandia Of the 5 days we had planned to spend at the orphanage, there were three outings scheduled.  Today, the plan was to visit Fort Ilocandia, a … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: A Day at the Beach

Day 2: Thursday, October 2, 2008 A Day at the Beach We learned early that John is an early riser.  Whether by personality or by practice at the orphanage, he’s used to getting up about 5:30 or 6AM.  We rose … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: And there was evening and morning the first day

Day 1: Wednesday, October 1, 2008 Arrival at Shekinah I’ve already gone into some details about meeting John-John and our arrival at the orphanage, as well as a detailed description of the orphanage itself.  So this will be a brief … Continue reading

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Philippine Travel Log: A Virtual Tour of Shekinah Home

This is a post that describes the orphanage where John lived for almost 3 years, and where we stayed with him for 5 days before bringing him back to America.  Other posts will talk more about him and what we … Continue reading

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