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03 September 2016 ~ 11 Comments

Welcome Home Sis! =)

  The boys and grandpa drew this on the driveway for us all to come home to yesterday. OK…so perhaps I need to back up and explain a little bit. We’ve been on this journey to foster and then adopt for around 5 years now. At least that’s when we started the training. We drug […]

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03 October 2014 ~ 2 Comments

40 Days Of Jenny

Along the way in life and in ministry, there are people you meet who you know are friends for life. As Rachel and I have moved around a bit, there are certain friendships that show themselves to be legit when they stand the test of time and distance. I was reminded of a few of […]

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22 July 2014 ~ 4 Comments

Kenya: The Backstory

Recently, you’ve probably caught Facebook posts about being in Kenya, that last blog post, or even more likely, stuff about our missions trip to Uganda. So how did we end up here? Let me tell ya… As most of you know, my mom passed away 4 years ago.  Obviously, it was a rough season. With […]

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20 July 2014 ~ 1 Comment

10.5 Years Later…

This Thursday Rachel and I will have been married for 10 1/2 years. Having an amazing trip in Kenya to celebrate our tenth anniversary.  This was the best time of year to get away. Thankful to my mom for leaving us the resources to make it possible. At Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant (#19 on this […]

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08 April 2014 ~ 1 Comment

Camping Comedy Of Errors

On Wednesday we took off for spring break and I posted this picture: We look so happy.  And all looks so good in life. So many of you “liked” it. Now let me tell you how that day actually shaped up. It was already a crazy morning getting the house ready to go since we […]

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23 December 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Christmas Letter 2013

Hello again friends & family, The year is almost over and it’s been a good one! I (Bobby) started the year with my second semester teaching music at Ceiba Middle School, continuing to lead and plant Missio Dei Community, and working with CYT Santa Cruz on the side, directing the musical Bye Bye Birdie.  Rachel […]

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02 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

R.I.P. Ham

Tonight our Guinea Pig met his untimely demise. He started having issues recently. We did some research and treated him for mites. Unfortunately it didn’t do the trick. I was never a huge fan of the rodent, but I found myself pretty bummed about it. Worse though was  seeing Caleb take it hard. Of our […]

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03 September 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Baptisms In Coronado

Believe it or not, I just saw Nacho Libre for the first time las week. But I digress… I was 22 when I was baptised at Knott Avenue Christian Church. I had been baptised as an infant in a Catholic church. So when I got a card saying congrats, my mom informed me it was […]

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01 February 2013 ~ 1 Comment

Like Father, Like Son

Caleb got a kids video camera from grandma and grandpa for Christmas. We all told him we could make him a website to post the pictures he takes so grandma and grandpa and everyone else can see them. As you can see from the video below, I think he’s ready to start blogging! I think […]

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23 November 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Thanksgiving 2012 – Caleb’s Prayer

Dear Caleb, I’m writing this to you the day after Thanksgiving. You probably won’t remember a lot about last night.  I’ll probably forget details over the years, so here’s something for you to read years from now to hear the story, and something to help friends and family share in your journey today. Last night, […]

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