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Father’s Day for my children – Advice Is Overrated

As Father’s Day is coming up, here’s an archived post from three years back: Advice Is Overrated, Encouragement Isn’t [My son K is 22 and recently graduated from UC Berkeley. My daughter J is 20 and a third year student … Continue reading

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Coffee, Collisions and Kids – My Son’s on a Mission

My son Kyle was 10 years old when he first went to a foreign mission field, a small village on the Baja Peninsula. Now he’s just back from leading a team to the other side of the world. Repeat Appearances … Continue reading

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Retreating in South Africa – another update on my daughter in S.A.

As some of you know, my daughter is co-leading a team of students in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with CRU this summer (although it’s winter there!). The team is there for several weeks and has recently been working with students … Continue reading

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Celebrating Nelson Mandela Day with Our Daughter

Yesterday was Nelson Mandela International Day, celebrating the ideals and accomplishments (and Birthday!) of Nelson Mandela. As many of you have read (halfway down this linked post), our daughter is in South Africa co-leading a team of American university students … Continue reading

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Our South Africa Bound Daughter

Our daughter is leaving today to lead a mission team of college students to South Africa. They will have a couple days together here in the States, and then it’s off to wintry South Africa for a few weeks of … Continue reading

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Advice Is Overrated – Encouragement Isn’t

Back to back guest posts, folks! Yesterday, Jaimie from Living in the Light wrote a great guest post for me here, and today I’m at her place with a guest post. Here’s the start of my piece; I hope you enjoy! … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned – young woman with a mission!

[This is the first part of a blog swap that I’m having with Jaimie from Living in the Light. Tomorrow is my turn to write for her!] *** Despite being young, I’ve learned a lot of important lessons in my … Continue reading

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