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Tagged With: Sam

decidedly not complaining, but asking you to pray

This post could also be called finishing strong.  I started writing it on Thursday. I haven’t posted in close to 2 weeks. Usually that means that life has been hard. The good news is that our water has pretty much stayed on. The bad news is our internet and electricity have not. Apparently someone hit … Continue reading »

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I have hesitated to share with you about the Niger-to-America adoptions that we’ve been working on this past year.  I have mentioned, once or twice, a few details about the joys and heart breaks that we have shared together.  Truly, these stories are not our own, and I have not wanted to tell you other … Continue reading »

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drum lessons and a growing baby

Hello friends.  Although I’ve had several posts rolling around in my brain, it’s really been a while.  So, I’m going to make up for lost time by combining two news worthy events into one. Sam has started taking drum lessons on Saturday mornings.  Many of you who have traveled to Niger will recognize his teacher. … Continue reading »

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an mk birthday

It’s hard to put into words just how different things were for us last weekend as compared with this weekend.  Just one more thing I love about life on the mission field.  So much variety.  This morning was Sam’s first “friend” birthday party.  Dave and I confessed to each other after the party that we … Continue reading »

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one two three four Now that I am the mother of a four year old, I must tell you that it is so fun to celebrate the birthday of a child that really understands about growing a year older.  Someone who can count, and reason.  I am so thankful for my Sam.  He is compassionate, … Continue reading »

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