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Jul 13, 2014 - Grumbling hearts

It stormed all night long again on Friday. Saturday, we walked to the bus station and met some fellow students to go into Turrialba to walk around and watch people. The rain finally let up as we got off the bus and it only lightly rained the rest of the day. Turrialba is the biggest city closest to our town. It's about 45 minutes by bus. Not much to see or do but we were all grateful to get out and walk around. It rained all night Saturday night and cleared in time for us to walk to church. Brilliant sunshine! So thankful our laundry will...

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Jul 11, 2014 - Rain, rain & rain- ok, a volcano too!

The heavens have opened up! It has literally been raining for 3 days straight. I don't mean a nice drizzle or raindrops. I'm taking sheets of rain, thunder, lightning and wind. We love the sound on the tin roof, but Emilia and I have cabin fever and are bouncing off the walls. Rebecca is enjoying every moment- reading books, listening to music and writing poetry. Today we were grateful to go somewhere other than school. There are 8 of us students and all of us traveled together to the tallest volcano in Costa Rica. By the grace of God we...

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