Mission to Ghana


Sunday, October 13, Fr. Larry, Chas & Mary Gwen Schaffernoth will depart for Ghana as part of the mission team for the Anglican Relief & Development and the Branches of the Vine Ministry. In addition to meetings with the Archbishops of West Africa, Ghana, and the Bishop of the Diocese of Accra, they will be involved in the medical outreach, prison ministry and visiting one of the ministry’s schools. Fr. Larry will be preaching at the prison on Wednesday, October 16 and at Holy Trinity Cathedral (Accra) on Sunday, October 20.


The itinerary is as follows:

Monday 10/14 – Arrival in Accra, Ghana
• Arrival of Archbishops of West Africa & Ghana
• Meeting with representatives of the Diocese of Accra

Tuesday 10/15
• Pokuase Medical Clinic
• Future Project Meeting & Site visit

Wednesday 10/16
• Ministry in Prison (Bible & Blanket) – Fr. Larry preaching
• Tour – Slave Castle

Thursday 10/17
• Visit to St. Justin’s School
• ARDF Meeting

Friday 10/18ghafrica
• Medical Triage Mission

Saturday 10/19
• Medical Triage Mission

Sunday 10/20
• Holy Eucharist at Holy Trinity Cathedral, Accra – Fr. Larry preaching
• Luncheon with Bishop Torto; Dean Addo; Fr. Okai
• Depart for home