Category Archives: Family

Captain’s Log-31December 2015-Barn Raising African Style

Some of our family friends and co-workers here in Nyankunde are Kazi and Leoni. They have been building their house, a lovely woven reed structure with a proper tin roof, for a while now and Tuesday it was time for … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-25-12-2015-Christmas Joy With Family

We have some of our family with us in Congo this Christmas holiday and it is great! Josh and Audra and their kids Raeleigh and Gabriel, as well as my sister LuAnne, are here and we have had such fun. … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-19 October 2014-Back Home Again

For as short a time as we have lived in Nyankunde we are wonderfully at home here.   After Cher’s surgery and recovery, we were able to fly back from Nairobi in our Cessna Caravan on the 6th and changing planes … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log- 17 September 2014-News Flash-the Bush Pilots Wife

Man, so much has happened since I wrote it is mind-boggling. One of the big things is that we have moved to a lovely mission station outside of Bunia called Nyankunde. It is a great pleasure to have a more … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log- 4 March 2014-My Sister LuAnne

As you might know from reading here, I have a lovely and talented sister who is responsible for many of the wonderful photos on my blog.  There is a link to her blog in the column to the right.  I … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-25 December 2011-Christmas Together with Family

It has been our pleasure to spend this Christmas time in the United States and with our whole family for the first time in many years and with friends both from long past and new.  Contrasting it all with our … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-24 November 2011- Very Thankful on this Thanksgiving Day

I don’t have to work hard at finding things to be thankful for.  When I say I’m “thankful” for my family it seems it’s too small or cheap a word.  Thankful on steroids is more like it!  I can not … Continue reading

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