"Gemeinde-Arbeit. Großreinemachen der Kirche vor Weihnachten. Nach getaner Arbeit stärkt man sich mit Brot und Tee im Schatten der Kirchbäume" ("Parish work. Cleaning the church before Christmas. After done work one is bracing oneself with bread and tea in the shade of the church trees"). A group of seventeen women are sitting in a meadow under trees. Between them are buckets and cans. One woman is filling up a cup.; Richard Paul Moths, born in 1872 in Kösen (Germany), was a carpenter. In 1899 he married Helene Ledoux. From 1900 till 1948 he worked as a missionary in South Africa East (Silo, Baziya, Tabase). He died in 1950 in South Africa.