Where I Call Home

There is a village located in highlands approximately 10 miles outside Apia, the capital city of Samoa. This community is known for its plantations and cattle ground that stretch deep into the countryside. Most Samoans live on the coast, but this village rests deep within the bush. Near the West end of the village you…

From Palagi to Friend

In the Samoan language the word palagi is often used to describe a foreigner (white person) or outsider. The word has its origin dating back to the English missionaries who first landed in the 1830’s. These missionaries were the first people to make significant contact with the native people of Samoa. The word of God…