Category Archives: Life In Kazakhstan

Tanechka’s Wedding!

Praising God for technology this morning!  We attended the wedding ceremony of our dear friends, Tanechka and Shurrik, at 5:00 am, on the sofa, in our pajamas, from halfway around the world!  We were amazed at the clarity of the live broadcast and so happy to be able to be a part of their special […]

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2PC Missions Conference 2013 – Day Two

In addition to a pancake breakfast, morning lectures, short-term trip team meetings, and individual time with some missionaries, we enjoyed a Belize team reunion with Juan Patt!  It was great to receive his family news and hear how the church in Corozal is progressing! The evening cottage meetings also gave us a chance to visit with […]

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2PC Missions Conference 2013

We added a new component to the Missions Conference this year – a missionary meet-and-greet time with international appetizers!  The room just buzzing with pre-banquet excitement and good conversation!  Success!!Jay and Laura Cofield, conference co-chairs, opened up our time together. . . Dan introduced the missionaries and shared a few words. . .Then we had a […]

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For the Love of Beets

In Kazakhstan, beets are one of the most common vegetables.  In America, they are difficult to find. These beautiful specimens are organic. And expensive. But they are the only ones Kroger had to offer. Beet Salad and Borscht – memories of a home far away!

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Kazakhstan in 2013 – Marriage Conference – Day Two

Another great day at the Marriage Conference!For the first session of the day, we divided by gender and talked about the roles of husbands and wives, respectively.  There was some good discussion, but the time simply evaporated.  We could have spent the day on this topic. . .Mekka and Julia talked about Conflict Resolution and […]

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