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Big News for the Benkert Family

Ok, so this really a big update for our family here.   Something that has been coming for a while, and now that it is getting closer to being a reality it feels even more like a massive transition for us than we had thought. Before we go further, before the off chance exists that someone will …

8 things my marriage taught me about God

I recently read that if you were to go outside at night and hold out a dime at arms length, the dime would be blocking from your view (if your eyes were powerful enough to see them) more than 10 million stars.  Although that is an incredible fact, and beyond anything my tiny brain can comprehend, …

Bus update

Ok, so you have heard us say before that things move slowly over here in Ethiopia.  Yet again we are finding that to be true when it comes to the bus that we raised funds for several months ago.  First it was we were waiting for the new year to come along for budget ratio …

How is Bring Love In?

I am not quite sure why it is, but in taking a look back at our blog posts over the past year it jumped out at us that we have gotten out of the habit of writing general, all around updates for you all.   So sorry about that.  We are going to try and get …