We live in a country where, because of the use of a different calendar, we get to celebrate New Year twice! In September last year we ushered in 2009 on the Ethiopian calendar and of course on the Western calendar we have just welcomed 2017. Our prayer for our family is that this year will continue to draw us closer to God and we pray that for you too!
To update you on matters from the last prayer letter, Krisha had a very productive trip to the USA in October/November, visiting 7 universities and talking with education students about serving God in international Christian schools. We are now in regular contact with around 140 students at various points in their tertiary education – please pray that God will bring some of those into service as missionary teachers. Brad continues to work on fundraising for our new Elementary (Primary) school building. He will travel to the USA to attend a Christian schools conference and do some fundraising there in February. Continue reading