AFRICA - A Pre-Trip MUST! This book is designed to give every person that travels to Africa, a more pleasant journey. Knowledge is critical when traveling to an unknown land because the laws, the people, the food, the currency, and the customs are so different. This book can make a difference to you in so many ways if you read it at least six (6) months prior to your journey. After reading this book, please consider the great and awesome needs of others. Let Jesus be your model of His great and awesome unconditional, agape' love. Bertha Barrett Jackson is next to the youngest child out of thirteen (13) children and has been a licensed Baptist Minister for over thirteen (13) years. She has been married for thirty and one-half (30 ) years to George F. Jackson, Sr. She is a mother, a teacher, a preacher, a poet, an artist, a cook, a seamstress, a missionary, and a songwriter. She is the author of Are YOU Listening to His VOICE? Volume 1 (spirit filled book of poems). She is currently working on her third (3) book. She ministers when and wherever the spirit of God leads. She highly supports and encourages the Women's Ministry and Workshops through her local church. She freely preaches at the local nursing home. She has primarily worked with Juvenile Sex Offenders for five (5) years and some work with Drug Abusers. She is a member of the Goochland Christian Churches Association, Inc., which is an organization that was formed out of necessity, to help meet the immediate needs of the community. Most importantly, she is a born again, Holy Spirit filled prophetess called and ordained by God. Leading lost souls to Christ and pleasing God is her only agenda.