We are staying at a Christian camp. There are only six of us and a baby (no not our baby and no I am not pregnant yet 🙂 We are all staying in the same building. We cook and eat together. So far it has been quite fun….however… We actually have work to do! I […]
Life has been extremely busy for me and Amber. We have been analyzing multiple languages to see what they can do. We will analyze over 140 different languages this semester. This last month we have had some very difficult languages. Consequently, we haven’t had a lot of free time. God has been teaching us about […]
Linguistics has begun… It’s been only two weeks of class and I’ve cried three times already! This class is hard! Sometimes I just don’t understand what the teacher is talking about and all I can do is sit there and cry. For the most part Stephen understands it more than I do but he has […]
Preparing to teach the kids at church what I had learned in the training, I was reminded… The reason most missionaries are leaving the field is because they can’t get along with their co-workers! Thinking back on the conversation the previous night… “I just want to quit this ministry,” I cried. Leading me with a […]
Thank you to all who came and helped out. What a stress free day thanks to all our friends and family!
“Did you know beaches are romantic,” she said. I knew she was hinting that I should propose at the beach but I had the perfect plan and it had to happen at school, where we met. So we got back to school late Sunday night and classes started at 8AM the next day. After school […]
His name is Stephen! Our Story… (the very condensed version) He came to the campus for 3 days to get interviewed last semester and that was all it took to get me interested. I prayed all Christmas break knowing he would be back in January. My room mate got to school first and called me, […]
No, we will not be stitching up pigs in the tribe. Their skin is similar to humans so we practiced on them rather than each other. It was so fun that it hardly seemed like three hours!
“Jen, I made a shunt!” ~Me “Cool! What is a shunt?” ~Jen (my wonderful roommate) “I have no idea!” ~ Poor confused me Because I am headed into the remote jungles of who knows where, I am learning all about Solar panels, batteries, light bulbs, wires, generators, and all kinds of other things that are […]