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Mission: Possible

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The goal for hiking in North America is to “leave no trace.” However, that is not the plan for Mission: Possible 2013. We will go back and find the footprints that Jesus has been leaving in our friends’ hearts since our previous trip, and then make new footprints farther into areas...

'Only God makes things grow'

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With great expectation, our dedicated team of four anxiously awaited the end of the grueling five days of travel from our homes to our destination in the valley. How would God reveal His glory to these nomadic people? How would He build on the previous trips to this area? What had He done in their h...

Saturday, May 21

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We made it back to our port city with absolutely no problem. It only took us 6½ hours to get here (as opposed to 13-plus hours last year). The roads were much better this year and our “m” said if we left really early we would have no trouble with traffic. We are back to our hotel....

Friday, May 20

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We arrived in the city with the hostel. The trip was fine. Really long, but we are well. We left the Valley at 6:30 a.m., saying goodbye to “D’s” family. We blessed them and then left. We had no problems while driving and arrived at the hostel at 6:30 p.m. We will lea...

Thursday, May 19

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We spent our last day in the Valley today. We start our two days of driving back on Friday and fly on Sunday. We helped our friend “D’s” family today; they moved all their yaks down from the hills to their tent. We found out there’s been a rumor going around abo...

Wednesday, May 18

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We left “Y’s” house this morning and walked 20 kilometers (about 12½ miles) to “L's.” There were a lot of people around when we were getting ready to leave so we couldn’t talk to “Y” again about making a commitment. But our “m” pulle...

Tuesday, May 17

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While the team hung out and played with a group of children, our “m” and “Y” took a long walk into the hills to talk, where “m” witnessed to our friend, who — praise God! — has been diligently reading the Bible, listening to the Christian radio program...

Monday, May 16

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We found our good friend “Y” at the end of a 20-kilometer (about 12½-mile) hike. As we approached the area, all of the children came out to greet us. It was a great reunion and great to see everyone again. On our hike in, we met many people along the way who spoke with &ldq...

Sunday, May 15

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“As You sent Me into the world, I also have sent them into the world.” — Jesus praying to the Father about His disciples in John 17:18 We are focused again on why we are here. Jesus sent us. We are of One accord. Everybody is doing really well. When we saw our friend ...