PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AND ACTIVITIES PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT AND ACTIVITIES
Personal HIGHLIGHT(s) of the Month:
Two more precious souls added to the church, a team workshop, aLadies Retreat/Renewal and the Annual Men’s Retreat all lent to a wonderful and busy month of October! Wefeel so blessed to be able to participate in such a wonderful work!
I am currently reading / have read:
“Difficult Conversations and How toDiscuss What Matters Most”
byDouglas Stone and Bruce Patton.
“David Crockett: His Life andAdventures” by John S. Abbott - justfor leisure. The old language used inthe book is rather fascinating!
Culture and language study:
Andrea has enrolled in Berlitz LanguageSchool for Spanish classes. She loves it!We are praying this will accelerate her skills in speaking Spanish.
We had a nice dinner one evening with
andour new sister in Christ,
in order to get to know them a little better.
over for lunch one Sunday just to get to know our new brethren better. They are a precious family!
We had a nice lunch with our sister,
She is considering attending the Bible school!
is now regularly attending a Biblestudy group and bringing her family with her to worship.We are continuing to visit her and try to help her spiritualdevelopment.
Dinner with our neighbors,
. He is a retiredArmy Major and she currently manages a little sandwichstand near one of the universities. They have always beenreally kind to us and we enjoyed getting to know them better.
Continent Care Connection2012
which is a missionary retreat and renewalconference held in Brazil. She enjoyed getting toknow other South American missionaries and soakedin the opportunity to spend some time at the beach!We are thankful for
who provides thisvaluable service to missionaries.
We voted! After learning what to do for overseesvoting procedures, we cast our ballots via the USEmbassy. But, we didn’t get one of those little “IVoted” stickers! :-(
We enjoyed a nice 17th Wedding Anniversarydinner at “La Misión Hotel.”
We have some fun family plans for November and are looking forward to the opportunities!
Paraguayan engineering: Scaffolding? Sure! We got that! Andrea (middle in white) at the 2012 CCC Women’s MissionaryConference in Brazil
Some of our youth cutting up with some Karaoke.