Category: Personal Stories

So Thankful Replay…Day 2

Today I am thankful for the wonderful man God has placed in my life! It’s hard to believe that it’s been 19 years since we met.  Jose was definitely a gift from God that to this day I still don’t deserve. Everyone who knows him – knows that He is […]

Summer in Haiti

We’ve had A LOT of plates spinning this summer. Communication has been hard for me with so much going on. I try to post on Facebook when I can – but I’m afraid I’ve dropped the ball when it comes to blogging.  I can’t believe it’s already July. […]

Good-Bye Tippy…

After 18 years, today we say good-bye to our faithful friend Tippy…. I would like to thank MAF who went above and beyond to help ease our grief. Last week Tippy managed to get a hole in her leg that went right to the bone. She’s been in pain […]

HAPPY 70TH BIRTHDAY PAPAW!

Yesterday we celebrated my dad’s 70th birthday!  When you walked into the reception area – there were 12 tables. Each table was decorated by the “hats” my dad has worn over his life-time. He’s pastored many churches, he’s worked on the railroad, he was a policeman, he was […]

Rosie’s Granny

In December while visiting the St. Louis Campus, I noticed a woman & a young boy sitting at a table upstairs where the Americans eat. We were there decorating the campus for the Orphanage Christmas Party. I couldn’t understand who she was or what she wanted. She motioned […]

From Morgan’s Blog…

The Mole Summer 2014 Quote Book Visit her blog This summer because we did not have many teams we spent a lot of time hanging out with the Castillo kids whether it was just at meal time, our secret project, movie night, or activity days. While we hung […]

Every Day…

We thought of you with tears today, But that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday, Every day before that too. We think of you in silence, Though the kids often speak your name. We laugh & share our memories, While hugging on your picture frame. Your […]