Beyond the Village
About This Show
Beyond the Village podcast goes behind the scenes of international nonprofit, Children of the Nations (COTN). Hear from the perspective of the children in Sierra Leone, Uganda, Malawi, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. Listen to U.S. and international staff share about their joys and their struggles. And explore what all this really means with special guests.
Most Recent Episode
“I Would Go Back in a Heartbeat”: Rachel’s Journey into Sierra Leone
From airplane, to Jeep, to dugout canoe, Rachel Wilson records her Venture Trip to Sierra Leone. “Our trip definitely opens your eyes to how other people live in the world,” Rachel says. Listen in as she describes what life is like in the jungle, how she learned to adapt to a relational culture, what it felt like to see her sponsored child, and what she is doing now that she’s back home. Want to go on a Venture trip too? Learn more at cotni.org/venture
Special thanks for music from: "Steal It Back (Instrumental)" by The Bell (http://www.needledrop.co/artists/the-bell/); "Boute" by Au (http://au-au-au.com/ http://myspace.com/peaofthesea); "I'm Letting Go" by Josh Woodward (http://www.joshwoodward.com/); "Run" by Igor Khabarov (http://www.needledrop.co/wp/artists/igor-khabarov); "She's leaving for work in the underwater tram. I think I'll take a minute to think about it" by Cherly KaCherly (http://birdsong.co.il/); "Terminal Two" by Cory Gray (http://www.needledrop.co/wp/artists/cory-gray/); "Reminiscence" by Jamie Evans (http://jamieevansmusic.com)