For the past year, we have been running a mental and spiritual marathon. It has tested us at every turn. We have wanted to quit so many times, but then God whispers through His Word, a devotional, a prayer, a text message, a call, a hug, a language lesson... We found the strength to continue. … Continue reading So Close
Today, Claudia’s family gathered to grieve yet celebrate the life of Mrs. Margaret (Cricket) Lewis Amason. There were many tears and laughter at the funeral. She was a second cousin’s high school sweetheart. Allen and Cricket got married when I was a child. We were within the same generation yet separated by 15-years in age … Continue reading Cricket
Some of you may ask what is All Hallowa’ Eve? It is All Saints Eve which is celebrated on October 31st. As a family, we do not celebrate Halloween. We don’t care for the customs, candy, or connection to evil spirits. I, Claudia, grew up in the United Methodist church. All Saints Day is celebrated … Continue reading Happy All Hallowa’ Eve
Hello faithful followers of Jesus Christ. An update of this week’s events. Thank you for your passionate prayers! Kevin, our Unit Leader in Namibia, said his part of the meeting on Tuesday the 10th went well. He was not allowed to stay while the board discussed our case. We must wait for the official letter … Continue reading We wait…..
Today, we celebrate 19 years of marriage. Wow! How could it be 19 years already? To tell the truth our marriage has been mostly valleys with just a few mountain top experiences. God has been faithful to provide for us as we hold onto Him and each other. This past year has been one of … Continue reading An Anniversary