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Gracias por entenderme

Well, we’ve made it through language school and have been back in Texas for a few weeks now. We have transitioned back from Buses and Taxis to commuting in our own vehicles, from daily school schedules and studying to setting … Continue reading

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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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Good-bye Cedar Park

Over the last year and a half our family has been planning, traveling, training, fundraising and looking toward the day we would leave our current lives and embark on the new adventure that would be our missionary future. Working out … Continue reading

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San Antonio

A few weeks ago we spent a 10-day stretch fundraising in San Antonio. In many ways it felt like a homecoming to us. While the time we spent there was full of hard work and many mission presentations, we also … Continue reading

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Our Journey around the Southeast in Pictures

 

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The Lord’s Provision

We have been home now from our big fundraising trip for two weeks and we are just now feeling like we are getting our heads above the water. What an experience it has been taking such a long road trip … Continue reading

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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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Please, Just show up

But Jesus called them to him, saying, “Let the children come to me, and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of God. Truly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child shall … Continue reading

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