Be the change

I enjoyed my time in Kenya.  Although it is on the other side of the world and their culture is different I found that as people regardless of background we all similarities and commonalities.  The Kenyan people are very entrepreneurial and hard working.  Many of them do not have typical 9-5 jobs like ourselves.  They will […]

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Back home

I made it home last night around 7pm after 18hrs of flight a 5 hour layover and an almost 4 hour drive! I knew I would miss my family but I don’t think I realized just how much I would miss them. Pulling into the driveway and seeing them waiting outside made me so happy. […]

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Africa Day 1

Today was our first full day in Africa. We arrived around 8pm last night and it was definitely a bit of a culture shock. First off they drive on the wrong side of the road! Oh and there are no rules of the road. It is every man or woman for themselves. Anyways, I will […]

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Tomorrow is the Day!

It has finally arrived.  I leave for Africa tomorrow.  I was blessed this morning to hear about the recent mission trip that members of my church just came back from.  I got to see pictures and hear stories about their time there.  I was feeling a little nervous as the time for my trip continued […]

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Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to everyone! Today I was privileged to go to church with my family.  At times it can seem like quite a chore to get everyone up and ready for church but it never fails that as soon as I hear the worship music my spirit is renewed and anything that tried to […]

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Getting Ready!

I have slowly been preparing for my trip trying to purchase needed items here and there.  I dropped off a couple of prescriptions yesterday to be filled to take with me while in country.  One was malaria pills that I will need to take daily and the other was an antibiotic in the event I get […]

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