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Father Abraham Had Many Sons

We’ve been visiting a different church every Sunday since arriving. The first two Sundays the kids went to Sunday school without me, but this last Sunday, Gracia was having a harder time, so I stayed in class with them. It was neat to see her go from crying, to both kids smiling and participating by…

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Photo Tour of Our Apartment

We’ve been here in Senegal almost 3 weeks! :) Here’s a little tour of our current apartment. Gracia’s side of the room Calvin’s side The kitchen Behind the first sink, is this big double one. Another angle…the butterflies are courtesy of Gracia. :) Our nice big living room The office-part of the living room. Looking…

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Oceans

Last Saturday was a first for all 4 of us. It was our first time to go to the ocean. To see it up close, smell the salt water, walk in the sand…and for Calvin…to be clobbered by a giant wave! I was in awe at the beauty of the aqua-blue color and the mightiness…

We arrived well rested and safe.

The first few days…

We arrived safe and sound here in Dakar Senegal after a very comfortable and relaxing series of flighta. We have a couple of weeks to get settled in before we start into the language course full time. We are filling the time with meeting some of the other missionaries, visiting old friends, and learning how…

Enjoying the rio San Rodrigo outside of El Remolino Mexico

Our last days in Texas…

We had 27 days in Texas, and it flew by! We stayed busy getting everything ready for our move. Our days were packed with doctor visits, vaccinations, paperwork, and packing. Lots of packing. We also got to spend time visiting Cameron’s family and our friends in Fort Stockton. We spent a lot of time with…

Writing notes to God, then we nailed them to a cross. As I was reminded of all God has done for me, and how free I am in Him, it also reminded me of what He's done for everyone, and how many still don't have that freedom because they haven't heard about it.

Thankful For Camp!

It felt like as soon as we arrived in Texas, we hit the ground running…shots, a child getting a high fever after a shot, blood work, pulling a child out from under a table and holding said child down for blood work, looking for the best ticket options, emails, sorting, packing, homeschooling, eating at our…