Russia

Birthday Tears, Mothers, and … Spies?

10 May 2016

In most countries around the world, though not all, Mother’s Day is sometime in May. And although it’s actually in July in South Sudan, what is it like for an ex-pat to celebrate Mother’s Day far from “home”? What is Mother’s Day like for a missionary mom in South Sudan? Many suffer heartache around this […]

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Taking a Drive Through Europe

26 April 2016

Sometimes it’s interesting to hear a quick overview of what someone has been up to as a missionary over many years. So here’s a quick bio – appropriately entitled My updated bio… (United Kingdom). And how about a quick look at the like of a Mom in Russia – Checking In Missionaries in Europe just […]

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Eggnog and Easter

1 April 2016

Thanks for taking another trip with us today as we visit missionaries around the world! Burgers and Eggnog (Russia): Now here’s a great way to get more people in your English class! April 2016 Newsletter (Guatemala): Just a few notes about what’s been going on – a glimpse into missionary life. Thanks for Sending Me! […]

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Blogging for 8 Years

29 April 2015

Not too much comment today – I just want to share with you a few interesting posts that I’ve come across as I’ve been working to update the master list of blogs. These bloggers have been faithfully sharing about God’s work for about eight years! So come with me to visit a park in Russia, […]

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Chicken Feet and Rubber Stamps.

15 April 2015

An eclectic mix of posts this time, from some bloggers who have been around for over eight years. A thought-provoking post from Thailand… How to Protect Yourself from Moral Failure on the Mission Field I’m sure a lot of missionaries can relate to this great camera illustration from Kenya… Depth of Field A little clarification […]

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2014 European Tour!

9 October 2014

It’s about time we took a trip around Europe!  Let’s see what God has been doing… Belgium, Our Mission Field (Belgium)  Ever been in Belgium? Even though you would not be able to locate it on the world map, you probably know it is a small land in the West… Heading off to church through […]

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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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Where the Action Is: Brazil, Thailand, Russia and more…

11 June 2014

The world will soon be watching Brazil because of the World Cup… but maybe the most exciting thing happening isn’t where you think! Why were these people climbing up Munku-Sardik in Siberia, Russia? A sad story from Niger – Refuge Gone Wrong. In Paraguay, these missionaries welcome some short-termers!  It’s always interesting to see what […]

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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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Falling Mountains and Swimming Hippos

18 March 2014

A few great posts for you today – some really interesting glimpses into life in other countries. For example, some of the goings-on in Honduras.  Trying to get through the practical things, and praising God for what He allows.  Check it out:  As the LORD allows… Now, let’s head down the Niger River!  This trip is […]

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