|Celebrating Jeremiah's birthday with yummy goat meat - Jaiden, Joy, Jasmine, Jada|
|We sang 'Happy Birthday' and Jeremiah blew out his candles|
|Carol and Jeremiah|
A crazy thing happens to missionaries
where you no longer feel like
you're in a foreign land with anonymous people.
It becomes home.
They become our people, our family.
~ Dave Decker, missionary in West Africa
[quoted by Rick and Debbie Sacra, Liberia]
|Getting caught up with Esther, Baby Jay...|
|... and Masudi, while enjoying pizza and chicken wings|
|Celebrating Smith's first birthday, along with the family - Betty, Fred, and Jason|
|We enjoyed pizza, chicken, chips, brownies, and ice cream|
|I took Linet to her first-ever big screen movie - Lion King (in 3-D)|
|I took this photo of the screen through my 3-D glasses (not easy!)|
|It's always fun to hang out with friends at the Lee family's house!|
|Selfie with the ladies - me, Anna, Annie, Lyz, and Martha|
|Deb and Debbie (fellow missionary), together for the first time after being connected by mutual friends|
|Yet another time Gloria and I met to discuss our current book, and also enjoy some delicious Indian food|