It’s been a long time since we posted. We have been almost 7 months in the UK, visiting family, churches, supporters, alongside training and looking after another lovely young baby as well as our own. After what was a somewhat packed time, we are so thankful to be back where we call home. Even though … More We’re Back!
Apologies its been awhile since our last update. There have been many emotions, along with anticipation and provision. After much prayer, we received Joshua’s passport from the UK passport office. It was a process that took 12 weeks, which is considered quick compared to the forecasted 18 week waiting period (which is 3 times longer … More Time to fly!
This month has been a joyous time that has seen us solidify our future in south-east Asia. In the past few days we have been accepted by CMS as long-term mission partners. This means we will start a new 4 year contract in the new year. It also means we will entirely shift our financial … More They said “yes”!
Everywhere we go Joshua turns heads. People here love babies and are delighted when we tell them he was born down the road. He’s the fairest skinned Asian baby they’ve ever seen 😉 There seems to be a genuine interest in seeing such a small foreign baby. The most commonly asked questions are ‘How old … More Grandmas, growth and getaways
Three weeks ago saw the arrival of our first child, Joshua Alexander. After 9 and a half months of a challenging pregnancy we were overjoyed to see our little (actually quite long) man for the first time. He was, to our surprise, completely chilled out. Quite happy to be bathed and dressed before being presented … More New Arrival!
The past month or so has seen some changes to our lives but, the biggest change is still yet to come. We have had the joy of friends visiting and being blessed by so many people both here and back home. Lex had a joint baby shower with a classmate who is also expecting her … More Waiting…productively!
The past weeks have seen a visit from our ‘Grand Overseer’ (lol sorry Raj), an unforgettable week of learning for Lex and many other experiences that just won’t fit into this intro. Enjoy! A few weeks ago our boss Raj came to visit for 3 days. It was a pleasure to see him again and … More Tea and emotional biscuits 🙂