Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Birthday In A Box

Our home church prayer group sent us a “Birthday party in a box” and they thought of everything and I mean, EVERYTHING.  It was such a blessing. 

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Jon and The Littles prep for the party.

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You all know how difficult it was for me to leave The Littles to go to language school, particularly with someone I didn’t know. God has provided an incredible woman, Weynshet who loves our girls dearly and watches them during the mornings.


This whole picture should be in parentheses, but I need to include that Weynshet has been so wanting The Littles hair braided as opposed to loose and bouncy and she spent a Saturday with us, braiding these girls’ locs. 

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I didn’t take many party pictures, but the moments were sweet.

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Musical chairs

 The Littles (and Jon and I) have been feeling the love as they celebrated their birthday.Their party was a sweet night of praising God for what He has done in our lives. The night ended with worship songs and then a prayer of blessing, a pastor from Burundi blessed them in French and then an American pastor prayed an English blessing over The Littles.

Can’t wait to see what year four brings. 


leah said...

so sweet! :)

Mindy said...

Wow! What a party!!

T and M said...

Birthday blessing prayers are so special. Sounds great!