Love Song for Malawi - Al Letson

“We would just be looking for the moment when God appeared, and we would never find it. It's got to live in our hearts.”

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Love Song for Malawi

by Al Letson

Al travels to Malawi for a job and finds unexpected human connection in a prison

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Sign to the prison in Malawi.

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From Al: “I recorded this at a church little church outside of Zomba, this was maybe a week before my recorder died. I don’t remember what they were singing about specifically, but it was at a service where the women got together and began to sing.