Yes, I am at 100%! People, including many of you, have promised to get involved in God’s work in West Africa by working together to meet 100% of my “ongoing financial needs.” That means that as these people give so generously and faithfully I will have 100% of my budget and will be able to […]
Archives for September 2012
For those of you who read my last blog post and prayed for me as I got my shots, thank you! I had two shots and a TB skin test (which is basically a shot that doesn’t keep you from getting sick) on Friday, then 2 more shots on Monday. My arms still hurt. But I’m […]
Often, in order to go overseas, you have to get a bunch of shots. And moving to West Africa is no exception. So tomorrow I am scheduled to go to the doctor to get at least the first of the shots I’ll need – yellow fever and a polio booster. I may also get meningitis and […]
It’s fun having friends all over the world, but it’s even more fun when they can come and visit. And that’s exactly what happened this last week! Let me tell you more: From Thursday to Friday my friends Grant and Marianne were here in Wisconsin. They are missionaries in the Philippines, and are […]
In our family, we like to say that we’re an “uncle” when we have a nephew born. And since my first nephew was born 2 weeks ago, I am now an uncle! Jeremiah Ted was born August 23, weighing 9 lbs 9 ozs. Congrats Ken, Cheryl, and Lydia!