2018 - Paraclete Group

Lesotho

My husband, Kevin, and I recently traveled with three teammates to Maseru, Lesotho, to put on a retreat for the MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship) Team. We arrived a few days early so we did projects in a few of the families’ homes and got to know them a bit over delicious meals. Kim and Kevin Doan traveled with us to lead the children’s VBS program during the retreat and Janine Lowry led us in worship. Kevin and I shared the five speaking slots, speaking from the book of Nehemiah. The team expressed their thankfulness that we had come to serve them, and since we’ve returned home, I’m continuing to have Skype Spiritual Direction conversations with a few of the women. The MAF team is a wonderful group of people and it was a special privilege to care for them.

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