Zadecha Island https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/ Zadecha Island Garrett Newly adopted with his twin sister by the Henderson family of Harrisburg, NC. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115146 102115146 The Boat The boat which took our friends over to to Zadechu Island to meet Garrett and Tia's birth family and friends. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115178 102115178 The Island Zadechu Island https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115135 102115135 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115136 102115136 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115137 102115137 Garrett https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115150 102115150 Garrett and Tia https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115185 102115185 Hippo! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115158 102115158 Hippos Ahead https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115159 102115159 Mendy and Tia with Lindsey and Jacob in the background. It's a 2 1/2 hour trip by boat with no life vests through hippo territory and with no life vests. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115167 102115167 The Island https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115180 102115180 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115179 102115179 Welcome Party Garrett's friends met him and welcomed him. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115149 102115149 Garrett Leads He was very excited and knew just the way to go to his home. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115148 102115148 Grandfather https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115151 102115151 Grandfather https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115155 102115155 Grandfather Such love. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115152 102115152 Grandfather Such Joy! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115154 102115154 Grandfather https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115172 102115172 Baby Brother Garrett's little brother met them and Garrett carried him the rest of the way. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115147 102115147 Garrett and his sister https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115171 102115171 Tia and her sister https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115175 102115175 So many sisters! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115176 102115176 Moms Mendy and Werke, the twins' birth mother. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115168 102115168 Grandmother https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115157 102115157 Grandmother with Tia and Garrett https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115156 102115156 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115153 102115153 Werke Tia and Garrett's birth mother. Widowed with 6 children still on the island. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115187 102115187 The Family In front of their home. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115184 102115184 Family https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115140 102115140 Inside their home. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115142 102115142 Sisters https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115177 102115177 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115162 102115162 Werke with on of the younger twins. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115186 102115186 Twins Tia and Garrett's youngest siblings. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115182 102115182 Home https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115160 102115160 Inside This is the room Tia and Garrett were born in. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115173 102115173 Home Food storage in Werke's home. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115143 102115143 Home The Kitchen https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115163 102115163 Dirty Water This is one of Tia and Garrett's siblings carrying a bottle of the water they drink. This needs to change! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115164 102115164 Visiting Such hospitality https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115166 102115166 Mother's Hands - Mendy and Werke Think about this one for a moment. There they are holding hands in the very hut where the twins were born as one mother offers two of her children to Mendy to take half-way around the world because she cannot care for them. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115169 102115169 The elders The people from UCF are asking them to list their needs in order of importance. They vote. Water is number one. A Medical Clinic is number 2. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115170 102115170 The voting process Pieces of grass laid on bottles labeled with needs. https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115183 102115183 The Meeting https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115181 102115181 Friends https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115145 102115145 Scaling fish with their teeth https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115174 102115174 Local Fare Raw fish. David was fortunate to be able to partake. Mendy was fortunate to have not been there that particular day! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115165 102115165 The Zay people https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115188 102115188 Friends https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115189 102115189 A local crop. HEY! Looks familiar! We have lots of that around here! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115161 102115161 https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115190 102115190 The Zay people https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115191 102115191 Beautiful Country https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115192 102115192 The Zay people https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115193 102115193 David and the girls Tia and Garrett's sisters https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115139 102115139 The whole Family It's amazing how God brings people together! https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115141 102115141 Chow for Now https://garrettsheart.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102115138 102115138