Holding My Breath

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Living in a developing country often has things to it that get me wondering what in the world I am doing.  I’ve noticed a common phrase coming out of my mouth as I am driving is, “I just don’t understand” meaning, “What in the world do you think you’re doing?!?”  Literally every time I am driving this phrase or some … Read More

Not So Alone

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Almost four years ago we were dropped off in a cab at Aga Khan hospital in Parklands here in Nairobi after being evacuated from South Sudan.  Shawn was really sick and I was really anxious.  Not just for Shawn but because I had heard horror stories about Nairobi (which is pretty funny when you realize I had just come out … Read More

Anxiety Wars

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Yesterday  I was having a conversation with Shawn about a particular situation we have been working through that went something like this: Shawn: “How are you feeling?” Me:  “I feel good.  Like, I actually don’t have any anxiety.  I feel like God truly is going to work this out in a way that tangibly us shows his love for us … Read More

The Healing Water

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I love being near the water.  Wherever we have lived in the States, we have always found ourselves  drawn to the nearby lake or ocean.  Even a nice river works.   There’s just something about being near water that seems to make my heart calm. This summer at Delta we have had access to the lake whenever we want it. For … Read More

Cleaning Closet

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This morning has found me wandering around my house looking for something to organize. We keep things pretty simple here with not a lot of “extras,” but there is still something so calming about organizing. This week is turning out to be a rough one for me emotionally.  We just lost a major supporter in the midst of trying to … Read More