Christmas

  Our Christmas outfits Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Years! We did and I thought I’d take a little time to tell you about it. The big event for our Christmas was our church’s Christmas program, which was the Friday night before Christmas. Friday morning I went to church to work…

Half a Year!!!

Did you know we’ve been in Senegal for over ½ a year now? It’s hard to believe Africa’s been our home for 6 months and counting! In many ways our lives have changed…we’ve done so many things for the first time…we’ve had so many rich experiences…we’ve learned so much…there’s been fun things, and hard things…but…

All the Way My Saviour Leads Me

I was singing “All the Way My Saviour Leads Me” to the kids tonight (you know you’re a good New Triber when you sing your kids to sleep with Songs of Challenge). It hit me that the song talks about Christ leading us, being our guide, even cheering us…but what hit me was that the…

Trying to Bloom Where Planted

If you read my Bloom Where Planted post, you know that we’re still here at the training center, which wasn’t our original plan. You’ll also know that we’re trying to make the most of our time here (aka bloom where planted). Things look quite different for each member of our family than they did previously.…