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A Day in the Bush

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE.             It begins at 4:45 one Sunday morning each month. We quietly prepare for the day in the morning silence. Leaving our house just as the first rays of sunlight pierce the dark sky, we slowly wade through a […]

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Step by Step

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE.           How quickly our time is passing here in Madagascar. By the time we send out our next prayer letter, we will have completed our first full year on the field (having already completed one year of language school […]

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Tratry Ny Taona

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE. “Happy New Year” or, literally speaking, “caught by the year.” For the westerner at this time of year we often give wishes of happiness and heath for the year that is before us. However, for the Malagasy, they recognize the year that is […]

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Half of a Year

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE. It is hard to believe that we have already been in Madagascar for more than six months. In many ways, it seems as if we just arrived. In others, it feels as if we have been here for years. God has been so […]

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“The Best Week of My Life”

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE. These were the words of an 18 year old teen camper as he reflected on the week of camp. Others shared similar thoughts as they recounted the highlights of the few days we spent together. For myself, I will never forget the final night […]

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Blessings and a Curse

To download a printable PDF of this prayer letter, please click HERE. Each day that passes in Madagascar we learn something new. We have found that nothing can really prepare you for living in a completely different culture except for experience itself. As our adventure continues and we progress in the language and culture, we […]

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