Prayer Log

Prayer points and thoughts from Kaffrine

How have we been affected by the coronavirus pandemic?

How have we been affected by the coronavirus pandemic?

The Senegalese government has been tremendously proactive in their approach towards the coronavirus pandemic. Schools, the airport, and all international borders were quickly closed in March. Since the first case was detected, whenever a patient tests positive for the...

Citizens!

Citizens!

Coming out of USCIS office - we went in two Americans and two Guineans, and came out four Americans! We did it! International adoption for Americans living abroad is no joke, people. But it is done! We had our first homestudy in 2013. The boys were born in 2014. We...

Did you get a magnet?

Did you get a magnet?

We just sent out a quarterly newsletter via mail, so those who are on our postal mail list received it along with our new magnet with a recent family photo that includes our sons, Will and Jake! Our last photo magnet was four years ago -- we only had three kids then,...

Our Sons, Almost Americans!

Our Sons, Almost Americans!

We have seen a great deal of change in our boys, Will and Jake, since we brought them home a year and a half ago. They came to us speaking only French and now they speak mostly English (with an impressive vocabulary!), along with some Wolof and French. They have both...

Prayers and Praises

Prayers and Praises

We appreciate your continued prayers. Here’s what’s happening with us.  Praise God for his protection as the passenger side tie rod of our vehicle snapped suddenly on Sunday. Thankfully, Corey was in town and only going about 20 mph when it happened – it could...

Sometimes God’s answer is ‘no’

Sometimes God’s answer is ‘no’

The meeting that we had tried to schedule for yesterday afternoon did not happen. Katie and the boys and I went to the village in the afternoon and greeted at the village chief's family's house. Then Katie and the boys stayed there chatting and I went to try to...

Subscribe to the Prayer Log

You can receive updates via email when we post news on our site – just click below and enter your information