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When Your Ship Comes In

My heart is full. God has been so kind to us. Our ship literally came in, and we got all of the things we sent from America this week! This was incredibly exciting for me. Yesterday Seth got back with … Continue reading

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Working Hard

Our normal daily routine was delayed several days this week because of a pastor’s conference we were hosting in the town a half hour away from our village. We are not in charge of the conference, nor can we take … Continue reading

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A Dessert Disciple or a Christ Disciple?

When Caleb finished his math curriculum for the year on Tuesday, I promised to make him a dessert to celebrate finishing. Caleb said, “Mommy, you’re the Dessert Woman.” Colin followed with, “Then I’m the Dessert Disciple!” He’s definitely not a … Continue reading

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A Dry Week

What a privilege it is to spend all day with my children. (It’s also a privilege when I get a break now and then. :)) This week I got the former wonderful privilege! A dead bee was on our windowsill, … Continue reading

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When the Teacher Whispers

In Tsonga, the word for “word” as well as “voice” is the same–rito. (So John 1:1 says, “In the beginning was the Rito.”) Well, this week I had lots of words to say, but no rito. I had complete laryngitis … Continue reading

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Building Enduring Paths

What a fun day the kids had today! On Seth’s morning off, he helped them build a Roman road. Then he showed them through the “Romans Road” in the Bible, how that the letter to the Romans includes some of … Continue reading

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Back to “Normal”

We were blessed with a “normal” week. After so many weeks of abnormal, you start to wonder just what normal is. The oldest three members of the family are still expressing draggy-ness from the changes in our lives. That sounds … Continue reading

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