Monthly Archives: January 2011

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    This isn’t a short-term missions trip…

    Posted on January 31, 2011 by in By Andrew

    This isn’t a short-term trip. I’ve been having to come to the grips with this over the past month. I’ve been involved with missions pretty much all of my Christian life. I know the joy and excitement of spending a focused week or two with good friends overseas faithfully serving God. It is wonderful to […]

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    More-with-less

    Posted on January 29, 2011 by in By Abby

    That’s the name of my new favorite cookbook. Seriously, it’s great! When getting ready to move to Kenya, I knew I would have to leave my cookbooks behind. First of all, they were HUGE and would never fit with the weight limit I had. But mostly, I didn’t know what kind of food I would […]

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    Getting Started

    Posted on January 23, 2011 by in By Abby

      The kids are back and school is in session (actually it has been 3 weeks already, I am just late writing this entry ). Since we live on the school compound we hear kids at all hours of the day now, and I love it! Here is what a typical day at Mt. Kenya […]

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    Passage to Manhood

    Posted on January 6, 2011 by in By Andrew

    When does a boy become a man? This question is played out in every males life, but it has new meaning through my time spent in Africa. To many tribes the answer is around age 13, when they are circumcised. To most Americans the idea of a boy being circumcised at 13 years old sounds […]

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