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2017 Wrap Up

2017 has been a different sort of year for us. In all of our years here in South Africa, we have either moved house or changed position in our work, but this year we stayed put. Having roots is a good thing and our family has benefited from having a place of our own. The lack of movement and change has made our life here in South Africa feel almost normal, similar to the lives of our peers back in the US. This isn't a bad thing, but it is different. One of the biggest changes for us this year was having Tyson home. He wrapped up his school years at Jabulane Christian Academy in December 2016 and we made the decision to home school him. It was a challenging year for us, but also a beautiful year. Darin and I both feel like we know Tyson more and have a better understanding of who he is and what he struggles with. Our plan for the 2017 school year is for Tyson to attend Batho Pele High School at Vastfontein Community Transformation. Please be praying for him as he makes this tran