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From the monthly archives: February 2014

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'February 2014'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

The Houston Dash

Whew! Finally, we are here! We are back in Houston to take up our work among Internationals after a year

of off field assignment. In some ways it has felt like a marathon in that it seems it took FOREVER for the transition to be complete! In other ways it felt like a dash, running so hard and so fast that that we were out of breath. More than once, Butch and I said to each other that we are just getting too old for this! On our second Sunday back, we were reminded of why the dash was worth it.

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Beloved Community

From Texas to France to Senegal to Miami to Belgium to South Carolina to Texas…. We have come full 

circle you might say. We left Texas 28 years ago to serve overseas and honestly at times it has felt as though I am living a vagabond lifestyle. It can be challenging to say the least. Besides the fact that I love what I do, I would not trade it. Why? Beloved Community…. All over the world.


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A Tea Party

‘Le gustaría un poco de té?’ She asked me. ‘Would you like some tea?’ Asked cute as a button three year old Cecelia as she handed me a pink plastic tea cup and saucer. 

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Because Justice Matters: The Well – Tenderloin Women’s Center

Because Justice Matters’ (BJM) Vision is to reach women who are victims of sexual exploitation and domestic violence, and offer support to those experiencing isolation due to economic and cultural challenges.


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