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Ruse Family News

by | Jul 31, 2012 | Missions Articles

Ellaina graduated from 3rd grade and was commended for her hard work and great attitude! She got an A in Science—her favorite subject!  Pray for the Lord to fill her heart with love for Him and others!

Ellaina, Katelyn, Aslan

Ben graduated from 1st grade!  He is so good to his sisters and a great helper at home!  However, he has really struggled with some things here & with missing home. Pray the Lord will draw him to Himself & for Ben’s integrity.

Dad and Ben Grilling

Katelyn has moved into Chloe’s room and loves her top bunk!  They are so sweet together!  Pray for her to clearly understand what Jesus did for her!

Chloe greets all the nationals and even understands a lot of Pidgin.  At home, she loves to put things back where they belong—what a blessing!  Pray we can potty-train her soon and for safety with her no fear mentality.

Katie’s brother got married in May!  We praise the Lord for this blessing!  It’s hard to be away during this time, but the Lord has given us a peace knowing He will provide time with them later.

Ellaina and Chloe

Our family has taken a couple weeks to readjust after dorm life. Besides the stress of the dorm ministry, the logistics of the center make it hard to have privacy or protected family time.  We are excited for time in Cairns, Australia!  Pray for us to keep strong bonds with our kids, to be consistent with them through all the transitions & interruptions, & to point them to the Lord with our time & example!

Aslan is our new kitten!

 

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