I’m often surprised when I realize that no one ever attempted to stop me from becoming a missionary. No one was ever gutsy enough to say, Actually Emily are you sure you can do this? You like convenience. You like glamour. You like being offered ice cold water in the OB/GYN’s waiting room. You’d choose […]
Odette made us and the new translation teams a wonderful meal tonight. Poppy, outfitted in fairy wings, waved her magic wand in the kitchen, and Henry checked out Fulfulde music videos on a new friend’s phone. Courses start tomorrow morning.
This morning was the first meeting of a new Hebrew reading group that fellow colleagues and I started up. What was new for me was singing in Hebrew. Here are some audio clips from today: Psalm 133:1 and Lamentations 5:21. We decided to read an Old Testament book that is usually one of the first […]