America Trip Journal: Christmas Day

I know, I know its well into the first week of the New Year and I’m just beginning to tell you about my Christmas weekend. But I must say I have a genuine excuse – IndyCC. More about that later.

So as you may have been reading I made it safely to America (home of the brave) and for the past few days been with the Faust family. I’ve been so blessed here and spending Christmas with the Fausts has truly been one of the most memorable yet.

It began with a Christmas Eve dinner at Brian’s uncle’s place which was later topped off with a game of Tripoley. A card game that’s a mixture of poker, rummy and something else. Lol. It was fun. Later we attended the 11pm Christmas service at Brian’s church – Whitewater Crossing Christian Church. James preached. Continue reading America Trip Journal: Christmas Day

America Trip Journal: Day 4

Merry Christmas everyone.

What a blessing it is to here in America and experience what Christmas is like. There’s been so much going on that I really haven’t been able to set aside time to commit to blogging. Brian has been such a fantastic host taking me to all the places he said he would when we were back in Fiji. Yep, especially the restaurants. I love it!

Thursday was quite rainy here in Cincinnati. It rained for pretty much the rest of the day after we had lunch with James at Chipotle. James is one of the pastors at Brian’s church and he looks after missions. It was great getting to know him and talking about the work Brian’s been doing throughout the year to impact students in Fiji. Continue reading America Trip Journal: Day 4