Thankfulness overflowing

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good.  His love endures forever. We are so thankful for our families and friends, for the creation all around us!!

Josh & Kimiafam in Indiana with the Cone clan for Emrie’s bday

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Calling for friends to step up

So, before you go stand in the middle of an intersection, maybe you should check with your friends to see if it’s a good idea?

You think you’re having a bad hair day?

Real friends help you get the bugs

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Elizabeth

The view from Elizabeth’s hotel

We had some sad news recently, our friend, Elizabeth Osih died as a result of a car crash.  Her 9-year-old son survived the accident, and the driver who deserted the scene and left her for

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Egrets

Crazy birds, fun to see, they often are in groups like this.

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On cattle and our friends

Checking for ticks

The Fulani love cattle.  They feel so comfortable right snug up against bulls, cows, or calves.

While our kids make mudpies, their kids make cattle heads.  Many of our friends have lost their cattle, their livelihood, while

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Logging and deforestation

Each day that we venture across the river to Cameroon, we see semi after semi loaded up with trees and lumber from the rain forest of CAR.  The other day there were 23 of them waiting to be cleared through

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Thankful for God’s creation

I am so thankful for the Lord’s creation, thankful for friends and family, and I’m sending this bouquet out to all of you!  I thank God for each one of you! I picked all the flowers from our yard, originally

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Paul and Sheryl

What could be better than to have a couple of weeks with our buddies, Paul & Sheryl?  We had such a wonderful time during their visit to us.  Walking down memory lane, sharing meals, catching up on news of family

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Thom and Noranne are here!

Our good buddies from college days, Thom and Noranne Skaanland, are with us for about a week.  It is so fun to catch up with all that’s going on in our lives, and especially wonderful to see improvement in Noranne

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CAR out of sight out of mind

Please keep praying for CAR

Central African Republic: Out of sight, out of mind   Oct 18 2017

One of the world’s forgotten stories, one of the planet’s invisible hidden corners, where people suffer in silence, far away from the media

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