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Top 10 things (other than language) that we have been adjusting to for life in Costa Rica.

10—the currency, the Colon. 1 mil=1,000 colonas=$1.82 9—the metric system (all the food weight is in kilos) 8—understanding our oven temperature—it’s in Celsius 7—trying to figure out how to feed our family (translating ingredients and food labels and looking lost … Continue reading

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Our transition to Costa Rica

Bienvenidos a Costa Rica! We arrived a little after 9pm Friday night into Costa Rica. It was the smoothest airport experience perhaps ever. Our “Big Brothers”, the Morrises, arranged for us to be picked up at the airport, so by … Continue reading

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Our Journey around the Southeast in Pictures

 

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The Trials on the Trip

Spiritual warfare is a term that most of us, especially in our western comfortable culture, don’t understand. Even for those of us who do experience it tend to write it off as coincidence or poor circumstance. I have heard stories … Continue reading

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Leaning on the Everlasting Arms

The first week of this month we attended a week-long retreat through MTW called Living in Grace. It was held in Brevard, NC, a beautiful place nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. I must confess that my attitude initially going … Continue reading

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I’ll Bring the Beauty

“Mommy, come and wook (look)!” a soaking wet Calder said as he pulled me out of the prayer meeting. “A rainbow!” He was so excited to see an actual rainbow, and tears welled up in my eyes because it was … Continue reading

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Our Call to Missions

Two years ago Marcus went on a mission trip to Laredo, TX. While there they took a one day journey across the border to Reynosa, Mexico to check out Isaiah 55 Deaf Ministries. It was the last day of school … Continue reading

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