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Re-united at Forest Springs

  Last September we had taken our friends and co-workers, Medi and Eva, to the airport in Uganda.  They flew to Chicago, were picked up by my parents, and then were at Forest Springs Camp and Conference Center the whole past year for their training program.  This is the camp that Syd and I met […]

Wrapping Up

The last couple of months were a bit busy for us as we entered into a state of transition.  For various reasons, we left for our furlough 6 months sooner than originally planned.  This was decided right before we went into a busy couple of weeks of having a staff retreat, running a TCK (Third […]

Kobwin and Cave Paintings

At the end of May, Syd had some meetings up at Kobwin Children’s Center (another branch of NHU).  We packed up a tent and all trailed along (which the kids were SUPER excited about!).  A year ago, we had made the same trek, but I had been 6 months pregnant with a cold and giardia […]

Lessons from a 2-yr. Old

If you are like me (Andrea), you are a “Martha”, and you often get to the end of the day feeling behind in all that you didn’t get done.  I get tired of living like that at times, but can feel so trapped by my own tendencies.  Recently I was washing walls in our house […]

Celebrating our First School Year

On December 15, Musana International School held its first Parents’ Day, a celebration at the end of the school year with singing, reciting, etc.  The school had grown in number since its beginning in February.  It was fun to see the students’ excitement.  Praise the Lord for providing teachers for the year.  We pray that […]