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Burma 2018

On Our Way Home

It is nearing 10:00 AM Monday here in Pyin Oo Lwin. We will be leaving for the airport shortly. It may be a while before we are able to connect with the Internet again. Pray for our safe travel
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Day Eighteen

Today was a busy Sunday and we started early. We had a 7 AM worship at the Kayin (Karen) Baptist Church of Pyin Oo Lwin. Our mission team lead in the worship. Nancy was chairman, Tera and Moo Kho provided special music, and Sharlla presented the message. We had a little break before t
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Day Seventeen

Today was a day of relaxation, sightseeing, and shopping. The plan was to join students from the Hpu Aung Dwe Bible School at the botanical garden at 8 o’clock. However, the rain started about 7:00 am. Fortunately it stopped about 10:00 AM, so we went to the market first. We saw many
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Day Sixteen

Day Fifteen

It appears the weathermen in Myanmar are no more accurate than in San Antonio. The forecast rain for the day did not materialize and we had a very lovely day. We have moved to a different hotel with better Wi-Fi connection in better service in general. All of the teaching activity wen
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Day Fourteen

Yesterday’s gentle rain turned into a steady, moderate and sometimes heavy rain for most of the day. The forecast is for the rain to continue through the weekend. It was a little bit inconvenient but the people are so gracious that there was always umbrellas being held over us. We con
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Day Thirteen

Today’s schedule was essentially the same as yesterday with small adjustments in the teaching content for the staff for ESL classes and for the students of the Bible study classes. Katelyn Cox provided the testimony for our morning devotional time. The students are beginning to open u
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Day Twelve

Today began our teaching at the Hpu Aung Dwe Bible School in Pyin Oo Lwin. The day begins with morning devotional time at 9:00 am led by one of our team giving their personal testimony. It is followed by the first set of classes. I teach a Bible study to the school staff. TJ and her t
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Day Eleven

Today was a day of worship and moving our ministry location from Mandalay to Pyin Oo Lwin. We started today with a home worship in the home of one of Tera’s sisters. We had a special time of worship followed by a nice light breakfast provided by Tera‘s family. It was variety of tradit
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Day Ten

After breakfast at the hotel we drove across town about half an hour to the YMCA center where we had our ESL class today. There were about 18 students who wanted to learn how to teach ESL more effectively. Some were teachers of children and others taught English to adults. They were v
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