Sixteen years ago, the journies God had us on intertwined, and we began the adventure of a lifetime. Little did we know back then: what our lives would look like now… (serving as missionaries with FamilyLife, 2,000+ miles away from most of our family) where we’ve been… (Renton, New Zealand, Yakima, Port Orchard, Prosser, Grandview, Little […]
Song: Come Thou Long Expected Jesus by Kings Kaleidescope
For all those interested in getting the Lara’s gifts for Christmas and/or birthdays. (I know this mostly applies to people we call Grandma, Aunt, or Uncle, and only a handful of others) All links go to our Amazon wish lists. Anna Lara – (14yrs, Birthday 9/28/00) – Wish List Danielle Lara – (12yrs, Birthday 2/26/02) – Wish […]
this is so good. part 3 of 4 is probably my favorite.
I’m not sure there’s any number of Facebook likes that can replace a hug. So true.
Today (Sat, 5/18), we’re sitting in another all day training for foster care. It’s gut wrenching at times to hear the stories/circumstances that causes some kids to enter the foster care system. Like a child who had bruises on her body, a fractured skull and broken leg. These injuries happened at different times, yet she’d […]
It’s taken 6 kids, and a 13+ years of saying good bye to my kids for me to be outwitted. And finally, these twins have done it! As all the girls were growing up when I was either leaving or saying goodnight I’d say “I love you”. They’d always respond, “I love you too”. To […]
Kinda crazy to think that all the kids in this video are now out of high school. Some are in college, working, the military, or starting families. It was fun to be part of a remarkable week in their lives.
in their YouTube career debut, we present to you “a little lara production”!
The life of a missionary is an adventure of faith. We can honestly say that our faith has been challenged, stretched, and strengthened during this season of our lives. Psalms 37 contains two of our favorite verses when it comes to balancing our trust in God for our daily provision, yet also realizing that God […]