Kenya

A Warm Christmas . . .

16 December 2014

A few posts about Christmas and Christmas activities from missionaries around the world! Christmas Time #2 – Fabric Advent Calendar (Belgium) Traditions – what do you think? Celebrating His Coming – the 4-weeks of Advent (Brazil) Celebrating in services… My First Warm Christmas (Honduras) – what a fun idea! Behold, the virgin shall conceive . […]

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A Love Story, A Murder Story, A House Story, and an Intelligence Test . . .

2 December 2014

First, A Love Story our of Guatemala. Next, how can you skip a post entitled,“You Can’t Baptize that Man!”, coming to you from Ecuador. The house story?  This post from Kenya, some fabulous photos of Home Improvement! Last but not least, some thoughts on school and ministry in Uganda and a test for you to […]

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God, when will you speak in my tongue?

5 November 2014

Children and grown-ups of other lands, With their different tongues, Know your voice. In their tongues you speak a special message to them! If you speak messages in different tongues, God, when will you speak in my tongue? Read the rest of this poem from a believer in South Sudan, as well as some thoughts […]

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Money and Other Needs – What do they look like?

22 October 2014

We know that there are many needs around the world, many challenges and struggles, but sometimes we lack understanding about exactly what they look like.  So let’s take a look at some recent posts: James 2:18 working faith… (Honduras)  We have been having computer issues as of late.  The one I am typing on is […]

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Books, Lights, War and Peace…

17 September 2014

A few more recent posts from Africa and Europe… Uganda countryside (Uganda) – thoughts about life after war After traveling (Russia) – so how was it travelling from the US to Russia? The Books Piled Next to My Bed (Ghana) – what are missionary families reading? Ways to be praying for Ukraine (Ukraine) – something […]

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Sheep, Angels, and Going Home

18 August 2014

I have a couple of posts from newer blogs for you this week. First, a rather harrowing story from Kenya (although the missionaries are now posting from Uganda)… Once upon a time, long (well, not soooo long) ago, in the land of Kenya, lived a daddy, a mommy, a preschooler and a baby.  They lived […]

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Church Planting “bottle-neck”, Wresting, and More…

29 April 2014

Just a few random posts and prayer requests… I love these semi-random photos from Dakar, Senegal:  Dakar from here Some interesting insights about church planting in Training Others (Brazil) Wrestling… with life in another culture – in this case, Kenya. Small business, micro loans and projectors in Haiti A simple post, a simple prayer request […]

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Pictures that Caught My Eye

17 April 2014

I haven’t done this for a while, but sometimes I like to browse through posts and see which pictures catch my eye. When it comes to blogs, pictures are very important and should be the norm rather than the exception.  That doesn’t mean you should turn your blog into a photo gallery, but it does […]

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Bullets, Big Rocks and – The Precious Exhauster?

2 April 2014

On wonders how some vehicles survive the journey.  Great pictures from Niger in Odds and Ends during March. Lent and the Precious Exhauster (Kenya) – hey, you’ll be thankful if the Precious Exhauster ever needs to come to your house! Big, small, medium-sized – they’re all stresses in Ukraine.  But finally this missionary has a […]

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Giving and Receiving

5 March 2014

Today I have a few posts for you about living life in another culture.  From dealing with the mundane, to giving love, to receiving love… What can you do with TRASH?  Just leave it on the curb, right?  Let the trash fairies make it disappear? (Kenya) Update from Hermosillo, Mexico  People change around you – […]

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