Things have been wild this week as we prepare to leave Elias with my family in Wisconsin for a week and Matthew and I prepare to go to the Dominican Republic with World Vision.
I have myself and Elias about 80% packed. I have to finish everything tonight, since Elias and I leave bright and early tomorrow morning.
Thank you for all the kind notes and comments of prayer and excitement as we prepare for this trip.
I know it is going to be life changing.
- I have never used a passport before.
- I have never seen the type of poverty we will see.
- I have never been in a one-room house.
- I have never not had clean water.
- I have never imagined a life for Elias where he would not go to school.
I know my list of nevers will increase dramatically next week.
I pray my heart is broken and teachable and that each of you will feel like you are there with me.
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Below are the giveaway winners from this week. If you won, please email me at jessicanicoleturner (at) gmail (dot) com.
Sippy Cup Winners
crystal 6 days ago
I love the Dinosaur sippy. My 6-month old son has one sippy he is training on and he needs more. Also He is a Irish twin I am due with another baby in Nov!
The Mommy Salami 6 days ago
Ohhh…My daughter would love the princess one!
Jessica 6 days ago
I would love the dino or sports one! I work with a 2 yr old that refuses a sippy cup and this might just be what gets us to get him to use one! THANKS!
Winners of What the Bible is All About for Moms
Sarah K 1 day ago
Added the button to my blog! www.kooimans.blogspot.com
smaguirem 1 day ago
Comment 1 – I posted the button on – www.rygan2.blogspot.com
lyndsey 1 day ago
it said leave 2 comments so i am leaving another comment that i posted the link of my facebook page, and i will be praying for your trip…
Winners of the My First Message bible
thepilotswife 1 day ago
Hmmm… yes I suppose I could do this. 😉 I was going to ask you the other day about a blog button, but then I forgot!
maloryh 1 day ago
Posted the button on my blog at http://malmalsthoughtsandsuch.blogspot.com thanks 😉
Congrats to everyone who won, and thank you to all who entered.