I'm just moving this from the side bar to a post... American animals just aren't nearly as exciting as the African ones were: FINAL ANIMAL COUNT ElephantLion & LionessCrocodileRhinocerosImpalaWildebeestOryxElandPumbas (Warthogs)Meerkat (!)SpringbokBaboonDonkeyGoatCowDogGiraffe Love, J+M
This time next week, we'll be on an airplane headed to Johannesburg. It's so hard to believe that three months is practically gone. I wish we could have planned for a longer trip, there is just too much happening in people's lives for it to be complete in three months. We've decided it's time to … Continue reading Time to Say Goodbye
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Anyone else ready for a party? Because heaven is going crazy right now. 🙂 This is Janine and she's such a joy to be around! She always shares exactly what's on her mind no matter what people may think about her. I've loved getting to know her better since she started the program last month. … Continue reading Welcome to the Family!
Today is the Thursday before Easter, which is the day that makes me (Malia) miss my dad. He has taken our family through the traditional Jewish Passover for many years and as a Christian it is incredible to see the way Christ fits into the Jewish traditions and has since long before he walked on … Continue reading Easter Weekend!
James and I have a favorite verse that we shared when we were dating, it's the message's version of "Be still and know that I am God." It says, "Step out of the traffic! Take a long, loving look at me, your High God, above everything." Today I am stopping. James has another show at … Continue reading stop
We had such a wonderful weekend in Swakopmund, got to see the Atlantic Ocean from this side (and the southern hemisphere!) and got to visit the Namib Desert and scale the sand dunes there! What an amazing couple of days off. We were so refreshed in our time with God, for some reason talking to … Continue reading Holiday in Swakopmund
This past week we went to help lead a youth camp at a place called Rock Lodge or ALTI (African Leadership Training Institute). We have been there previously for a weekend camp and we loved the equipping and inspiration of this next generation that is going on there. There are three guys that lead the … Continue reading The Rock Lodge
This week has been SO full and rewarding! Lots of worship, lots of live music at the cafe! Next week is looking to be lots more... Malia has been teaching math and language arts to the new students, Tuesday-Thursday, which has been quite exciting. English is the 2nd (or 5th!) language for most of these … Continue reading Music, Music, Music!