Monthly Archives: May 2011

Random Acts of Kindness; Senseless Acts of Beauty

God is just like that sometimes. . .

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The Fellowship of the Hail, Book Two

As we were seriously behind schedule due to yesterday’s weather, we set our alarms for an early weather check.  We awoke to blue skies, so we decided to make the most of the opportunity and hike further on today. We had breakfast and got right to our morning chores. . .Some of us struggled more than […]

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The Fellowship of the Hail

We were a group of nine, heading out for adventure at the word, “Amen,” today. . .  A final hike. A RAFTing hike for many, as we realized that seven of our nine would be leaving Central Asia this summer.    On our drive up to Chimbulak, we witnessed the horrible devastation of the big storm which came […]

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Retro Club and Presbytery Farewell

The fun continues!! After a full day of packing and furniture hustling, we all went out for another evening of entertainment.  Allison went to the final Young Life club of the year – an 80’s themed club (as the Soviet decades were slightly different from the US styles, these are always hit-or-miss for us. . […]

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TSIS Spring Concert 2011

Once again, we had a wonderful evening of entertainment with TSIS Spring Concert.  Each year I am amazed at the amount of talent in this little school in the middle of Asia. . .  We had fun CELEBRATE-ing with them!!There were interesting themed and choreographed choral numbers. . .special songs by the elementary classes. . […]

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