A Very Late Photo Friday: The Park and Parkour

___ Meet Zack and Joey: ___ ____ They’re pretty cool. ____ ____ Zack, Joey, and Adam are our resident Parkour Enthusiasts. [Click here for a description of Parkour] If you haven’t noticed, Adam is missing in this trio today, making this post about only 2 of our Parkour Heros: ____ ____ Zack and Joey! Oh…

Photo, Not Friday…

We’re off to the countryside! Hence, this photo is posted on our Thursday. This weekend we’re taking TWENTY-SEVEN kiddos ¬†mature and energetic young people out to the countryside for three days and two nights of “Youth Retreatness.” It’s gunna be great.

Photo Friday: The First!

Due to my lack of facebook photo-chronicling, and my desire to share with you a better picture (or several) of life over here, I am now implementing PHOTO FRIDAYS! In which I commit to joining so many others and faithfully chronicling something of our dailyish life via 1 or more photos, each and every Friday….

A Processing Poem

Ma heart is troubled And my battery low. (Not literally me, my computer’s, you know.) It’s the middle of the night but now I’m awake Thinking of life and the the things that we face. Had youth group tonight and it was a doozy – Played with TP and some other stuff too-zy And that…

Faces I Love

Tonight was Youth Group. So obviously, it was a good night. . The best part about Youth group is the faces, and these are some of the faces that I love:

Imperfect Pictures

Sometimes the moment captured in time is not the moment you aim for. ¬† Sometimes just as the squirming 6 year old stills, the curious toddler comes and places his forehead smack-dab in the centre of the camera. Sometimes a crappy camera makes an otherwise fun, candid shot into a too-bright, blurry one. Sometimes subjects…

An Encouraging Start

Tonight was youth group. The first of many, I hope. I even survived. I confess: Teens scare me. I didn’t even like them when I was one! But, lo and behold, they might be growing on me. But back to tonight. There’s a significant number of MK’s (missionary kids) around the city, and one of…