Month: November 2008

Eveline’s First Trip To The States

Some of you may remember Eveline – the girl that takes pictures of all the groups. We post those pictures online for friends/family to see. She also works part-time as one of our nannies. She mainly works with Gabriel – you’ve probably seen her taking pictures WHILE holding […]

I Am Thankful…….

Since it’s Thanksgiving Time – I thought this was a great post. I got this email from a good friend and I found it very fitting for the Holidays!! HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE!!   FOR THE grown kids  WHO are COMPLAINING ABOUT DOING DISHES  BECAUSE IT MEANS they are AT HOME,  NOT ON THE […]


So this is our second year to do Thanksgiving here. Before we started spending our winters here – the Haitians told me they never celebrated it or even took off work. It was just a normal work day. I decided that would never be the same again – […]

Jesus Prom

The Jesus Prom was held at Southland Christian Church on Friday November 14, 2008, from 6:30 pm to 10pm. Southland, and a local sponsor from Lexington (Geno’s Formal Wear), provided dresses and tuxedos for all men/women (prom guests).  There were over 1200 guests who attended this year. The Jesus […]

Rosie’s Mom

So sad today – Rosie’s mom came to visit. She cannot weigh more than 50lbs. She was diagnosed with AIDS a few years ago and I kind of thought she would die last year – but when I see her today – it is so overwhelming. Jose and […]

Message From Courtney Pierce

Courtney Pierce is one of the missionaries here who runs the Miriam Center. She just went home on Christmas break. Please be in prayer for her friends and family. Hi Jody and Heather, I am not sure how this works but I know I have a great mission […]

Stuck in Miami

I’m stuck in Miami tonight – but should be in Haiti tomorrow. I cannot wait to be home even though the generator is broken again! Looks like we won’t be able to put up lights around the compound quite yet – at least not if we want to […]


I’ll be heading back to Haiti tomorrow! YEAH! I finally got cleared from my doctor and am so excited to be going home! Also – while I was gone – the boat came in with all our CHRISTMAS! How about that for a wonderful homecoming! They just brought […]