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Rookie Reflections II

Tonight is our very last night in Czech.  As Ryan said, it is a bittersweet time.  It will be good to have a short but much needed time of rest, but it is always sad saying goodbye to those we … Continue reading

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Tomorrow…Praha. Things are a changin’.

I can’t believe our time in Hlinsko/Dlouhy has come to an end yet again.  It just feels like yesterday that we arrived and were picked up at the airport by Filip (aka Tulip), Vojta and Nela.  Man, time has flown.  … Continue reading

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It’s already Friday!?!?

This week has flown by and I can’t believe it. The camp has been so cool and the kids have been a huge blessing to me.  It is great to be able to be around youth again and to not … Continue reading

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Rookie Reflections – Julia

Well, it is the end of another busy day.  It’s hard to believe that we are almost at the midpoint of our week.  Being a newbie this year I am grateful that our team is getting along very well.  I … Continue reading

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Gifts

Each year we take a small gift to present to the players on the teams we play against.  Over the years, we have given gifts such as: water bottles, pucks, chocolate pucks, hats and maple fudge.  We are very grateful … Continue reading

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Anticipation

So it is Wednesday just before the trip.  I am sitting at my desk trying to tie up some loose ends before I go on my 8th trip with SOS Canada!  I can’t believe it has been 8 years.  Looking … Continue reading

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Early Reflection

As I sit here in my living room in Canada, home safe from a great 11 days of ministry in the Czech Republic, there are a few things running through my mind.  As jet lag sets in and the business … Continue reading

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Day 5: We’re not a one-trip-pony

Here at Immanuel we’ve established a sort of trend; we stay up late and get up early. While sleep deprivation could provide a hindrance to our social functioning, it’s this very social context that has us up late. This group … Continue reading

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Safe and Sound

Well, after some uncertainty about the baggage with the Handlex strike and a nice blustery evening, we made it to Czech and a little bit ahead of schedule too. Thanks for all your prayers. Baby orphanage tomorrow afternoon and first … Continue reading

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Ready to Go

Well, we’re almost ready.  18 people will be heading to Hlinsko on Saturday evening to shine God’s light in the Czech Republic.  Please pray for safety as we travel, open hearts and boldness to share.

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