This blog is our stories while living in Colombia and working with the ELCA to promote and protect human rights and build peace. As well as the day to day adventures of living abroad. '8000 Feet and Counting' refers to the elevation of Bogota: 8,612
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Another mural for peace we passed by the other day. This one says, in Spanish "Con la Paz, Todos Ganamos, in English, "With peace, we all win". As the Colombian government and the FARC signed a peace agreement in November of last year, hopes are high. However, with the signed peace agreement, the hard work of healing and reconciling a society is just beginning. "Blessed be the Peacemakers".