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Arrival in Telavi

Arrival in Telavi

“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:14-16)

To know that you are in the exact place God has called you to be fills your heart with such certainty and comfort. You are ready to face whatever may lie ahead, knowing you are where you should be. There is not a false sense that everything will be perfect and pain free, but rather a deep rooted...

Your Home has Something Positive

Your Home has Something Positive

We first arrived in Georgia in 2006 and realized early on that her culture and customs were beautiful. But when Georgians asked us what we liked most about their country, we always had the same answer:

The people.

Our first encounter with Georgians was arriving to the airport in the middle of the night. We entered what appeared to be a dark, Soviet warehouse waiting in line to get our passports stamped. We’d traveled for almost 24 hours. Our bags were burdensome. Our bodies were tired.

No sooner did we take our place in line, were we ushered to the front, past...