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Mid Week Knysna Update!

Greetings! Today is Wednesday, May 15th, and we can’t believe the week is half way over! We are excited to share what we’ve been up to in Knysna and how the Lord is shaping us and using us for God’s kingdom to be furthered. On Sunday, we visited the church that Chris pastors in the…

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Weekend Update for Knysna

Hello everyone! After a few days of travel, we have arrived in Knysna, South Africa! The travel went very smoothly! We had no problems with baggage or big flight delays. On our drive from Port Elizabeth to Knysna, we stopped at a beautiful natural park at Stormsriver. We meet the Wilkins’ family here for lunch…

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Knysna Team Departing Tomorrow!

Hello everyone! The Lord has been so sweet to knit together a wonderful team to travel to Knysna, South Africa to serve alongside the Wilkins’ family and Youth for Christ. Our team is leaving tomorrow, Tuesday, May 7th! After several meetings, we’ve been praying together, reading the Word together, and reminding ourselves of what the Gospel is…

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Days In Khayelitsha

Our days in Khayelitsha were filled with paint brushes and repair tools. We painted walls, ceilings, doors and windows. We repaired minor wall imperfections, doors, and began replacing cabinets. But our most meaningful and heartfelt impact was with the children that returned from school each afternoon. Using salvation bracelets, a Bible story cloth, soccer balls,…

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You Are Treasured

That was the truth that we hoped to pour into the hearts of the women at our two retreats, Tuesday-Thursday. Our time together was based on Psalm 139:14, which says, I praise you for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.”                              …

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For His Glory: Cape Town February 2019

Greetings from Cape Town, South Africa! We arrived safe and sound very late Thursday evening and got a few hours of sleep before beginning a whirlwind of activity on Friday. Before we started on our to-do lists, we paused for a lovely breakfast at our favorite bakery situated beside our hotel, called Knead. Each morning…

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Update from Knysna, South Africa

Hello from Knysna!  I am so sorry for no news – but we have been soooo busy.  God has done incredible things here. Sunday was an incredible day of worship in the township.  Chris’s guys had an outdoor tent and we packed it with people for a wonderful Sunday service.  About 25 township locals were…

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Saying Farewell for Now.

Friday was a day of saying goodbye and tying up loose ends. Our construction team finished work at Rosie’s house. The men installed new flooring, built bases for cupboards, and painted the entire interior of the home. The work made an immediate difference and Rosie seemed encouraged.  Tyrone, Gilbert, and John, worked alongside our team…

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Wednesday and Thursday in Cape Town

Wednesday was day two of our ladies retreat. We celebrated Valentines Day together and spoke more on how we can love God with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength. The foster mums were a pure delight; though we sought to shower them with love, we are certainly ones who left with an enormous blessing—…

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Tuesday in Franschhoek and Stellenbosch (02/13/18)

In Franschhoek today, we began a retreat with fourteen Mums from Home From Home. Focusing on Mark 12:30, our time was spent focusing on loving God with all your heart and loving God with all your soul. In between our devotional and teaching time, we shared  meals together and were able to pamper the ladies…

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