What a super busy year this last year has been! First, we had Ruth on June 15th of 2006, and then sailed to
We did some traveling after the
After those three weeks of travel and meeting new people, we went back to the “humdrum” of everyday life. Mama started working cleaning the office at Friend Ships everyday for two hours. Papa (Josh) started the fun job of making things with his welder and rebuilding some machinery. He then transferred to the Mechanic Shop.
In June, Ruth turned one. She didn’t even notice! Then, about a month later, Mama went to the hospital and at in the morning, on the 17th of July, after 3 hours of intense work, she delivered Shalom Elkanah. We came home on the afternoon of the 18th.
While all of this had been taking place, there was something happening behind the scenes. Mama made a friend on a forum that she frequents called Welltellme.com. This friend told her about the ministry that she and her husband worked for called Christian Missionary Technical Services. When Mama told Papa about CMTS, neither really thought anything of it, until a couple days later when God told Papa we would be moving to
So that is the story. Josh, Rebekah, Ruth and Shalom have begun life in
Just a quick preview of what CMTS does (I will write more on this later). First, they work on cars for missionaries to use when they come home on furlough. They also have a trade school in
Josh, Rebekah, Ruth and Shalom