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Springtime in the Shenandoah Valley

I think spring has finally arrived in our valley.  The temperatures are staying fairly consistently in the “warm” zone, and I’ve had flip flops on for days. 514 more words

Buffy Cooper

Friday's Fave Five #35

It’s Friday, time to look back over the blessings of the week with Susanne at Living to Tell the Story and other friends.

This has been a crazy busy week full of blessings and faith-stretching moments. 400 more words

The Christian Life

A guest post from my son on homeschooling.

I asked my son to write a post for this blog about what it is like being in college after being homeschooled. I was expecting something a little different than what he wrote, but I like his post. 1,921 more words


What Does it Mean to Be Strong?

Recently I admitted that I feel myself slipping. It’s always hard to admit something like that, or at least it is for me. I grew up watching my mother silently struggle to keep “all the balls in the air,” as she says. 1,774 more words

Releasing Steam

Reflections on the next months...

Some thoughts from Kelli as we look forward, and try not to look back. Its an excerpt from our most recent newsletter.

It is funny to me, the cliche analogies which come to my mind, and to my voice, over our leaving Kenya and moving to California. 665 more words
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Happy Birthday, Smiley Girl!

My daughter will be celebrating her birthday. I can’t believe that this day has come. I always laughed at people who said “it feels like yesterday that you were little” or “they grow up so fast”. 338 more words

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