Category Archives: Family

Find Your Wings

We prepare our children their whole lives for the moment when they will strike out on their own; for when they spread their wings and test their own skill and strength.   As hard as it is to let them go, … Continue reading

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Christmas on the Road

This Christmas was truly a Christmas to remember.  Jeff and I were invited to speak at a retreat in Esmeraldas, Ecuador.  We decided to take the whole family, even our spoiled English Cocker, and make some family memories along the way. … Continue reading

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Drama Group in Canguraca

November 23rd-24th we were in Canguraca, a small village about 3.5 hours from Loja.  There is no evangelical church in the community, but the people of the community very graciously allowed us to use the Catholic Church on Saturday night … Continue reading

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Jungle Trip

We hadn’t been to the jungle since our children were small, so we decided to make a trip to Misahuallí to see some monkeys and take a canoe trip on the Napo River before the new school year began.  Traveling … Continue reading

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Madrina for a Day

It was a sunny April afternoon at the Conservatory of Music here in Loja.  All the students were in formation to march parade fashion around the campus. Some were in their sports uniforms, and others were dressed formally. The military … Continue reading

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Visiting Vilcabamba

The last two weekends we’ve had the privilege of visiting two churches in Vilcabamba, a small town 45 minutes outside Loja.  It is a tiny little town nestled in the Valley of Longevity with perfect weather.  Tourists come from all … Continue reading

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Busy as Bees

Since our last post so much has happened that I don’t know where to start.  We have been busy as bees with a medical caravan, VBS, SIM spiritual life conference in Vilcabamba, a missions conference in Guayaquil, one trip to … Continue reading

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