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France 2018: Family Mission Trip Introduction

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(top left to right): Aaron Lamport, Rob Teigen, Joanna Teigen, Leah Teigen , Anna Teigen  (bottom, left to right): Gwen Lamport & Mason Teigen (Not pictured but a member of the team—Gary Humphrey)  Our first family trip to France is gearing up and getting super...

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A Day in the Life -- Greece 2018

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Hello from Athens!!! We left Lesvos early this morning and just landed in Athens. Today, we will be going into Athens for a debrief/tourist day. We are hoping to do some shopping, some eating, and some resting before our return home.  We've received a request for a detailed breakdown of...

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Feeling Centered -- Greece 2018

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Hi everyone! This blog comes to you from a sea-side cafe with some wonderful Wi-Fi!!!  We've just finished our third day at the women and children's center. Our time there so far has been filled with giggles, bracelets, and Uno! The children are adorable! They are always so happy to play...

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Beauty and Brokenness -- Greece 2018

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Hi again! It's been a while since I've written! Last night, I put together a post about our day, but the entire thing somehow got deleted! Oh well, not a big deal. We have now spent two whole days on Lesvos and have seen much of the Eastern half of the island. Yesterday, we drove over to one...

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Time Flies! Travel Updates - Greece 2018

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Hey everybody! I am beginning this post in the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, but will likely finish somewhere else! It is currently 8:37 in the morning, but at home, it is 3:37... Needless to say, we're all feeling a little strange and sleep deprived. So far, things are running as smoothly as...

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Packing Our Bags for Home

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On our last day, Saturday, we packed up our bags and reflected back on what God did on the trip and also looked forward to how we would apply all that we learned. John Shepherd shared with us that some of the biggest evangelistic movements have happened because of short term teams that come in...

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Houston 2018 - Change of Plans

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This whole trip we have had to be flexible with our plans, but not as drastically as today. Instead of doing training with John in the morning, we helped train high schoolers in sharing the gospel! We went door to door with them, shared the gospel numerous times, and prayed with many. It was...

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Houston 2018 - A Day for Relationships

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Today was a unique day. It was very relational for most of us. We spent a lot of time with a few people. We got invited into a few houses and were served food and drink.  In the morning we did a training session with the missionaries on another method of sharing the gospel. Then we went...

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Houston 2018 - An Encouraging Day!

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Yesterday was another incredible day. We spent most of our time in the same apartment complex as the day before. We were able to get a lot of practice sharing the gospel.  Highlights: - We were able to share the gospel with a little help from google translate to H*, a muslim woman. She...

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Houston 2018 - Invited and Encouraged

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Day 3 in Houston: Monday we started the day with worship in song then went on to worship with our words through sharing the gospel. John Shepherd brought us to an apartment complex where we talked to many people who were recpetive to the gospel and some encouraged us with their own faith in...

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