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Safely home Thursday June 23

Posted: Jun 26, 2011

I took 7 students to Beirut and the same 7 got off the plane with me at O’Hare airport on Thursday evening.  We went, we returned and we are the better for the experience. There were no ‘back in the USA’ photos taken on our ...

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Baalbeck Wednesday June 22

Posted: Jun 22, 2011

Our final day of activity!  I chose to: Make it more restful Let it be a highlight Still stretch our appreciation of the amazing history of the Middle East The first failed but the rest succeeded wonderfully!  In the morning we travelled ...

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Beauty to take your breath away Tuesday June 21

Posted: Jun 21, 2011

Our day began in the company of the visiting seminary students from Canada as together we walked a whole 100 yards to the next building to ABTS, to the center operated by Skild.  The name stands for Smart Kids with Individual Learning ...

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Baptist school and other meetings Monday June 20

Posted: Jun 20, 2011

This was one of those days when plans changed and we needed to adapt.  One of our students offered a new beatitude, “Blessed are the flexible, for they shall never be stressed.”  I know too many, including me, who could do ...

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Graduation Day! Sunday June 19

Posted: Jun 20, 2011

First thing this morning I made a friend in the corridor right outside the door to my room at the seminary.  He was impressively dressed and had excellent posture.  I think he was enjoying an early breakfast. Through the quick research of ...

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