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Landed »

We’ve landed in San Diego! We plan to be stateside for six months, at the end of which we hope to return to Uganda and continue with the work. We look forward to enjoying time with family and many of you! Don’t be shy, we’d be happy to see you and catch up. The work […]
Posted by: Chloe on November 14, 2018 @ 2:31 am
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Bittersweet Goodbyes »

Goodbyes, goodbyes, how I wish to bid you adieu Farewells, farewells, if only you would take your leave This week, we said goodbye to dear friends and teammates Dave and Sunshine Okken with their children Caleb, Megan and Jacob. It is difficult to say how much they’ve impacted and shaped our work here. It all […]
Posted by: Chloe on July 13, 2018 @ 4:39 pm
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January Summary »

The problem with enjoying writing is that I simply cringe anytime I need to post just an update without any of the beauty that makes writing fun. And then it gets put off again and again until the news is stale. Well, here’s to a blog without any frills that isn’t quite yet compost. January […]
Posted by: Chloe on February 4, 2018 @ 11:02 pm
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O Ye of Little Faith »

A mustard seed. I tried to pick up just one. Flesh on flesh lacked the dexterity. I pressed my finger firmly down upon it, hoping skin’s oil a strong enough adhesive. Then I rolled it gently between my fingers. Just this big. Unfettered, unadulterated, unbridled faith. Then it fell from my delicate grasp and disappeared […]
Posted by: Chloe on January 22, 2018 @ 9:26 pm
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AYPC Grand Opening! »

Yesterday we hosted 200+ people at the grand opening of the clinic, Akisyon a Yesu Presbyterian Clinic (AYPC)! Although we moved to the new location a few months ago, there were still many final details to complete, and celebrating with the community was the last! We were blessed to have a variety of people in […]
Posted by: Chloe on November 19, 2017 @ 8:38 pm
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Sister Under Siege »

“Lord God, thank you for Margi going to hospital, for healing, for getting better…” This was how Carmel prayed for dinner last night. I sat there with bubbling emotions as she finished, thanking the Lord for play dates, food and her little sister. She did not know what she had done. She had prayed in […]
Posted by: Chloe on October 28, 2017 @ 3:29 pm
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Opening Day!!! »

Today, operations opened at our new clinic location!! All last week and over the weekend, Christopher directed the move. The mission and clinic staff took part, whether it was packing up the items in their workspace, driving loaded trucks, posting pictures, or cleaning rooms. This morning began with devotions in the new waiting room, where […]
Posted by: Chloe on August 28, 2017 @ 2:03 pm
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Letters, Numbers and New Faces »

We have been blessed this summer with a handful of visitors. Lydia, Mia, Eden, Sombre and Rediet are here for a short time this summer. They arrived a few weeks ago and we are already enjoying them immensely. They are doing everything from watching children, cooking meals, doing dishes, going to Bible Studies in the […]
Posted by: Chloe on June 19, 2017 @ 2:33 pm
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Four Years! »

Thank you all for your prayers and care over the years! We can hardly believe that we’ve been serving in Karamoja for four years. Much has happened in that time. To mention a few, we’ve had two children, Christopher has changed hats two or three times, my financial responsibilities have increased, two missionary families have […]
Posted by: Chloe on August 2, 2016 @ 9:39 pm
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