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In Parts. Two

Part 2: Work This summer was one of the best times of my life to date. With no steady employment, I was forced to depend daily on Christ and rest in His great love for me. My faith grew immensely … Continue reading

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Kyla went to South Africa! February 24, 2009 – April 15, 2009 First of all, thank you to so many of you who not only supported me financially, but who sent many prayers and words of encouragement throughout my trip. … Continue reading


You don’t have to drink coffee in a coffee shop.

I have returned from South Africa, and am now spending the week with my family in Nebraska. The last week + since I returned has been a whirlwind. Filled with house-hopping and hunting, job searching, and catching up with people. … Continue reading

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And the debriefing begins.

These photos are just a taste for you about what I did while in Durban, South Africa. There will be more photos little by little, but it takes awhile to upload them. I’m slowly recovering from jet lag while friends … Continue reading

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Final update from South Africa

<!–[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 <![endif]–><!–[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]–> Today was day four of the Girls Think Twice Programme: a.k.a. Galz Clubhouse. We’ve had anywhere from 9 to 16 girls participate, not including six … Continue reading

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Think twice.

Wednesday was my last day as a member of the Think Twice: Undiluted team. The Think Twice: Undiluted program is a nation-wide Christian program which enters local schools to talk about love, sex and relationships. The course is run once … Continue reading

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I think God eats ice cream for breakfast

Do you ever look back on your day or week and think “not much happened”, and then realize that you have the memory of a mosquito and, in reality, quite a lot has happened in the past week? Or maybe … Continue reading

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New to-do list

Week to-do: Prepare for the Girls Think Twice Program, a.k.a. Galz Clubhouse Design a closet space or talk Josh G. (or someone else) into designing it for me. Dance Learn to make Roti Organize all Angels files and the office … Continue reading

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One of my favorite questions to present to people over the last few years has been “What was the best/worst part of your day/week/month/year?” I asked it so often that Michelle didn’t even need prompting on the drives home after … Continue reading

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Haves and have nots

I’m not sure if I even took photos in the last few days. I haven’t been so good about that. Mostly, because I feel as if I’m just here living life. Not on a short-term mission trip or a vacation/holiday. … Continue reading

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