Our village got hit with a bit of bad news this last year when they were informed that they would not be receiving a schoolteacher for their community. They had been working over the last several years trying to get a small government school started in our remote little village (we are 5 hours from […]
We are not dead. I know, it may have APPEARED like we had fallen off the face of the earth three months ago, when we began an unplanned, near-complete-cessation of public communications, but we DID NOT. No, the reasons for our silence were much less dramatic. Basically, when you boil down our litany of excuses, […]
I mentioned off-hand in my last post that we are in the midst of doing Bible-teaching in another village these days. Upon proof-reading that post, Rochelle took the opportunity to encourage me in my writing endeavors: “Seth, you have written three consecutive posts explicitly referencing toilets, but you still haven’t managed to put two sentences together about our […]
Honestly, there’s not a whole lot for us to say, in the way of introductions. For the most part, we’re just your average, everyday family. We like to read together, camp together, cook together (“togetherness” is kind of a big deal for us). We like super-hero movies, Calvin and Hobbes, and pirate paraphernalia. We have three awesome little boys, who love to wrestle, play in the dirt, and read their books. (Not that any of them can actually read yet, ...