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My son bought me a pouch of Yumbutter (http://yumbutter.com/) the other day.  I had never seen or heard of it before.  It’s different from the run-of-the-mill nut butter.   319 more words

The Facts of Life (or, in a nutshell, Why Fairtrade?)

I stopped by the Ten Thousand Villages (www.tenthousandvillages.com) the other day.  In case you are not familiar with it, Ten Thousand Villages is a shop which sells handmade crafts made by artisans in poor and developing countries.   324 more words

Little Helps

Sharing in the work

Last Saturday was a work day at the Glendale New Church. Sweeping and painting, gathering sticks, trimming and decorating were done. The church looked a little spiffier after we finished! 64 more words


Change makes change

My husband and I were eating at Perkins Restaurant the other day.  When we went to pay our check I noticed a collection box for Give Kids the World Village ( 757 more words

Shopping at the meat market 1

Shopping over seas can be a great adventure or maybe not. In this blog and the next one I’m going to introduce you to a meat market in Zhytomer Ukraine. 303 more words

Missionary Life

Doing God's Will

Too often we think it’s hard to know God’s will. We say we want to find it for our lives, but I wonder if that’s just an excuse we use to keep us from doing something. 520 more words

Showing the love of Christ

I have mentioned on more than one occasion that some of the time we lived in Jericho there was a war going on. We could go up on our roof and see fighting between the Israeli’s and the Palestinians. 358 more words

Missionary Life