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…

Our trip to Texas started out snowy and cold.

Leaving Missouri

We’re on our way! We are leaving Missouri in the morning, heading back to Texas, and then, with God’s help, we will be moving to Senegal in April! At the beginning of the year, we were given the deadline of the end of February to have the adoption complete and the support to be at…

Calvin at the dentist

Packing, Paperwork and Physicians

Packing. We’re packing up, as we’re heading to Texas next week, but also packing with our move to West Africa in mind. I could really throw another “P” word in here….”Purging!” Paperwork Last week we were able to apply for Calvin’s passport. He needed to be adopted/name changed, so we could get a new birth…

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It’s Official!!! He’s a Pryor!

Well….as of today, I can tell you that this is Calvin! And this is what he actually looks like: And that he is my son…my forever son, declared by the judge just this morning! Little did we know that 21 months ago when we got a call, “There’s a 4 year old boy who needs…