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Shuttin’ her down

I wrote this in our last days in the DR but am just now getting it up here so obviously some details have changed since I wrote it. I still think it is necessary to get it up. Well friends, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in a Far Away Place…Perfect

As we approach the uniquely American holiday of Thanksgiving, it seems out of place for us to be here, where it is still warm and we are surrounded by palm trees and birds of paradise. How do we celebrate Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Update letter, June 2012

“Mary” (by Abby) This remarkable young lady scared the pants off me this year when I had her for the first time in my geometry and Biology classes. I had heard all sorts of stories about how controlling, angry and … Continue reading

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Update letter, May 2012

Times of Rest Usually we try to highlight the work we are doing down here, but Christ also calls us to times of rest. Whether it is the weekly Sabbath, or a seasonal festival, or year of jubilee, etc. the … Continue reading

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Special Update letter, Election day 2012

Well, today we are confined to our home. Under house arrest. And why is that? Because today is election day in the DR, the day the people will choose their new President. You see, like most things here, it looks … Continue reading

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Update letter, Feb. 2012

Adoption James 1:27 Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world. Psalm 68:5-6 Father to the fatherless, … Continue reading

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Update letter, Dec. 2011

Many of you have asked us to share more detail about our days and weeks -what is “typical” for us these days? What started out so foreign to us in the beginning really has become routine in many ways. As … Continue reading

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