Thursday, March 31, 2011

Career Builders Ads


A co-worker shared this with me, Bless her heart!

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Second Last Day At Tribal Trails

We had Bert and Liz Genaille here, and we did some taping in the studio. I ran one of the cameras, because they needed another camera man, and I was done my last program. I was going to load some pictures but I guess I've used up all my space!
Tomorrow will be my last day!
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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Mailing

Mailing time again! We are sending out our last, BIG, snail-mail, prayer support letter. Likely from here on, we will do mostly emailings. Of course we have some wonderful supporters that don't have internet access that we will still mail to, but that will have to be decided at our next mailing.
You will have to ask Peter why he's so happy!
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Tuesday, March 29, 2011

I Got A Deal

I've been wanting a cover for my iPod Touch. It is not necessary, but the slippery thing has fallen a couple of times. So yesterday we had to vacate the house for a showing and we went up to Future Shop just to see what kind of price the covers were running at. We were pointed in the right direction and shown where they were. (I only know where things are in Value Village). Looking around we saw that most were priced at $24.00 and up, but there were ones there that were $9.99 and it include more than the single prices items. Like it had an arm band, and a soft cover and a hard protective cover in this box. So we took it over to the guy that had helped us and we asked if this was for an iPod. And "Yes",  "Then why is it at this price?" He goes back with us and says "Well, it is $44.99, and is on sale for $37.99, but it is in the wrong spot, but I will have to honor it and give it to you for $9.99." And while he is saying all this, he is moving the other 3 on the $9.99 post over to the post that is marked $44.99. So I take a big swallow and say, "Well, I guess I'll buy that one then!" He did have to check with his supervisor on the phone to let him know that he was doing that and took me over to the checkout and I paid $10.99 cash! WAHOO!!!! And that is how I got my iPod Touch soft cover, hard cover and arm band!
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Monday, March 28, 2011

What's Happening?

Well, I'll tell you!
This week is the last week for us in working with NCEM.
We have been with them for 23 years and after this week we will be done. 
 It is sad to leave co-workers you have been with for 23 years.
A person sure makes a lot of memories in 23 years, from the moment of our first training up till now! Memories that will last forever.
We have lived in two different mission fields, Watson Lake, YT and Prince Albert, SK.
Two different places and two different work experiences.
Both are dear to our hearts, and we have fond memories of both places.
I wouldn't have missed any of the experiences in either place.
And I am very glad for the friends we have made.

The next two months or so, are going to be a bit tough (I think).
We have a house to sell, and stuff to sort through (we've started already).
What to sell, what to keep, and what to give away!
Some things will be going to our children.
Some things just have to be sold.
And Peter built a shed that will store what we want to keep.
We have wonderful friends that are willing to keep that shed on their place!

We have already been accepted with YWAM.
I am very Thankful to the Lord, for the way the transition from NCEM to YWAM has gone.
We also now, have to get stuff together, that is necessary to take with us.
Some time in June, we will be going to Kigali, Rwanda, Africa!
On to making more memories!
Memories I can only imagine yet.

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Friday, March 25, 2011

Walks

We try to go for a walk at noon - Mon. to Thurs. This was yesterday. Even though spring is here there is still lots of snow and cold weather. Heard it is to be a slow thaw so we will have the snow for a bit longer!
Thursday at noon.
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Monday, March 21, 2011

Spring!

Spring, spring, spring!
Aren't you so glad Spring has come and the weather warms up and the snow begins to melt?



Okay, so the snow's a little bit dirty!
Can hardly wait for the tulips to push through the snow!
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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Ladies Meet!

Ladies Time Out
We had a chance to crochet a necklace with 'ladder' yarn!

Measure 8 ft. of yarn - 3 to 7 lengths.

Tie a knot 12 inches from end.

Crochet chain stitch on each length.

Some had never done this.

Crochet for about 16 or 17 inches.

Oops, called Elsie Lydia! Sorry Elsie!

I also shared about our going to Africa!

Denise learned to crochet and completed a necklace!!!!
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Friday, March 18, 2011

Watoto

We attended the Watoto Choir performance last night!
What a great witness they have!



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Thursday, March 10, 2011

House For Sale!



We put our house up for sale today!
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Ash Wednesday/Lent Begins

I have been waiting and waiting for Lent to come. I've decided this year that I'm going to abstain (restrain oneself from doing something) from Facebook. Now I know that my posts on my blog go to Facebook, so some of you will read this and be wondering but that's how it is set up. Unless of course, you follow my blog. Well, I'm excited to be free from 'snooping' into my friends lives for a time, and just take time for other things that need to get done! Who knows what these days will consist of, although my husband deemed it necessary to take me away from my work at NCEM for today and tomorrow - just so we could spend time cleaning out the extra clutter in our home and get it ready for sale. Today went well in my eyes. We got the bedroom pretty much clutter free!!! Tomorrow is another day, and another room.
Enjoy Lent and remember what Jesus Christ did for you!!
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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Monday!

Rosalie came from the 'East' and was working in my old office (from many years ago).
Yes, she WAS working! Transcribing a testimony!
Such a cheerful dear Friend! Thanks Rosalie for your help in TV Dept!
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Friday, March 4, 2011

Packing Up The House!

I AM NOT A HOARDER!
(In the sense that you see 'hoarders' on TV anyway!)
But packing this house up, that we've lived in for the past 13 years (& 2.5 months), makes me wonder! There is just so much stuff, and our children have pretty well taken all of their stuff with them.
Well I've got work to do this weekend!
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