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Tribute to Muia

Posted by on Jul 25, 2013 |

Pls take 5 min and watch. More info http://www.tumainiinternational.org. Thanks to @StevenCurtis ?#?HonorKenya2013? Please pass along if you feel so inclined. Muia Video  

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“Normal” Things From Our Days in Kenya

Posted by on Jul 24, 2013 | 3 comments

On this blog, the team has captured so many of the momentous events during our time in Kenya.  Now that I’ve been home for a week, one of the aspects of life in Kenya that I miss are the more mundane things. Whether in the morning or the evening, we turn the knobs to take a shower not knowing what we’ll get that day.  We may get a strong, hot shower, a cold shower, or no water at...

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Giving Out of Poverty (Mk 12:44)

Posted by on Jul 20, 2013 |

He called his disciples and said to them, “I tell you the truth, this poor widow has put more into the offering box than all the others. For they all gave out of their wealth. But she, out of her poverty, put in what she had to live on, everything she had.”  — Mk 12:43-44, NET During the course of our trip to Africa, six additional children have been sponsored by members of Valley...

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At Nairobi Airport

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 |

Ian, Jackie, and I are at the airport and checked in. It’s so hard to leave the best of the team considering all we’ve been through. But we’re sooooo looking forward to our family back home. Please pray for the team as they d drive back to Masii. Pray for Jackie. She hasn’t been deeping well. Pray for healing and comfort as we travel for the next 29 hours....

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Musengya

Posted by on Jul 14, 2013 |

Last Saturday (July 6), we had a FUN day for all the sponsored kids from Valley Christian Church. So many kids came and it was so incredibly wonderful! Catie’s family sponsors a little girl named Nduleve, when she arrived to the camp, she has brought her little sister with her who is not sponsored. The people of Tumaini were going to send her home, simply because its unfair for her to feel...

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7-14-13

Posted by on Jul 14, 2013 |

I’m sitting here in our “internet cafe,” trying to figure out what we’ve done for the past week. It’s been crazy how much we’ve been doing. It’s been absolutely bananas, but it’s been FANTASTIC! On Tuesday, we visited the school that Emily teaches at. When we got there, we met all the teachers and then split off into groups of 2 and went into...

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