~ a Sunday morning Bible study was preparation for the week ahead of needing patience (more later in an upcoming post)
~ going to the market and doing (most) of the speaking myself!
~ a great opportunity for my husband to have fellowship with other men, including two visiting pastors, during a day trip to a nearby province
~ ice cream from Swenson's... mmmm!
~ another Sunday morning Bible study and fellowship time with two missionary families
~ a visiting pastor graciously bringing our mail with him... and a few bonus items like Olive Garden Italian dressing!
~ after looking for two months, being able to custom-order seat cushions for our hard, wooden furniture in our living room (our house came furnished)
~ Paul having a great day at language school so I could stay in class
~ dinner with our neighbors and meeting another couple our age with children around our kids' ages
~ a Skype video call with one of our dearest family friends back home
~ a beautiful hymn with the words "grace, grace, God's grace... grace that is greater than all our sins"
~ cool days and nights so we don't have to run the air con or fans
~ sweet giggles from my little boy
It's been a good week!