2017 in Review

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Dear Friends- We always enjoy writing this letter and the chance it gives us to look back on the past year and celebrate all that God has done. During this season, we are reminded of all that we have to be thankful for: most especially, our Yellow House, our family and friends in Ghana, and our amazing community of supporters … Read More

Ted and Mike go to Ghana

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Dear friends- This is a special blog post, indeed! Ted is “guest writing” to share a bit about his trip with Mike to Ghana in the early part of December. Enjoy! After a fantastic week in Akatsi, I lost my voice on the tro-tro ride to Accra as Dad and I prepared to return to the States. It probably indicated … Read More

a fly on the wall

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On our last trip to Ghana, I really wanted to capture the little snippets from life at the Yellow House that I find myself missing when I return to the States. It’s difficult to describe–obviously I miss the girls, but it’s so much more nuanced than that simple statement: I miss Mama Helen’s soothing voice, I miss the afternoon wind … Read More

on the move

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“How was your trip?” It’s so difficult to answer that question in a concise way! I am not a parent, but I imagine it’s like answering the question, “how are your kids?”. I could talk for hours about our visit to the Yellow House and the million tiny things that happened while we were there: how the girls are growing … Read More