a heart for africa

“SAWA-SAWA” (This was posted 1 day late…Sorry Rick)

Posted by on Jul 20, 2013 | 1 comment

“It’s fine, it’s fine” (or “it’s good, it’s good” saying it is OK whatever you are telling me)…This seems to be the answer to almost everything. What a great day this was. One of our goals in coming to Masii again was to, not only, see all the children, have 2 day camps, build a house, and work at a WEEP Center but it was to HONOR those we came in contact with.  This morning was just that. Last...

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Posted by on Jul 18, 2013 |

Forget about every image you have seen that represent Jesus and His love for us…and burn these images into you brain…   some of these you have seen…some you have not (and these are just a few images). I feel like we need to change the image of Jesus holding the Lamb, that hangs on the wall of our dinning room, or the image of Jesus standing with one hand raised, or whatever you may have on...

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Waking Up to a New Day…

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 |

It was interesting waking up today and walking into the “dinning hall” and not seeing Rick…eating breakfast and not seeing Jackie and her smiling face or hearing Ian telling one of his descriptive stories about “random” things. All that to say, it has only been one night and we all feel sad that they are gone but blessed that we are still here. WE LOVE YOU AND WE...

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Ok…ok…ok…We are not making you wait any longer!

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 | 1 comment

It has been a long, exhausting, incredible, awesomely fantastic weekend…and it is just the beginning of our time here.  Well, I guess we have almost been here a week (WOW…we have been gone a week already!!). It began (sort of) at HEART where we had a time, a very short time, to rest and recuperate before heading out to our adventure that will change our lives forever. We left for...

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Seems Like a Real Simple Answer

Posted by on May 20, 2013 |

People always ask…”Isn’t it hard to let your daughter go to Africa by herself?” I always think to myself, “LET my daughter go?” The truth is, she is the daughter of the King, and if He tells her to go…I will not stand in the way of His will.  The church, today, has made it really easy to back away from the “Great...

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