Happy 60th anniversary to my maternal grandparents, Pops and Maw-Maw! For sixty years they have demonstrated the true meaning of love and commitment. They have shown what it means to selflessly serve each other. The have honored their vows to each other and God. They didn’t have a glamorous wedding, but they have a beautiful marriage. He … More Happy Anniversary
My girls were in heaven last night as “Poppy” arrived at our house! He brought the Legos that we had to leave in Alabama so it was like Christmas in July. When we got home from langauge school the girls immediately started telling us all about the food Poppy brought with him (Ravioli and Corned Beef … More July 26th!
“May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.” Galations 6:14 I could provide you with a list of reasons of why I am so hesistant about using a blog to keep people informed about our ministry … More July 24th
If you stop by State Farm then you might be lucky enough to be greeted by Ms. Annie. Ms. Annie always stops in once or twice a week to make sure things are running smoothly and the workers are not slacking in any way. She is always willing to offer you advice whether you ask … More Happy Birthday Ms. Annie
Spanish School! There have been several people who have made the comment, “Deidra I thought you could speak Spanish?” Well if you compare me to Tim Knighten and Bernard Suthoff than I am fluent! However, taking a few classes in high school and college only teaches you how to survive on a short-term trip! People … More July 21st
Random Observation and Reflections: It has been one month since we have officially moved to Guatemala, and we have reflected on some of the things we are discovering or being reminded of while living here. No one is in a hurry! There is no such thing as a “fast” when it comes to a grocery … More July 19th
We have spent the past two summers in Guatemala and this has always been about the time I start to look forward to seeing my church family again! We have attended Grace Community Church at the feeding center this summer where the music and preaching is in Spanish, no Sunday school, and no nursery! (No, … More July 17th