Paradise Point Resort
Travel Blogs from Sosua
... think it comes down to learning to slow down and following God's command in Psalm 46:10 when He says, "Be still, and know that I am God." A big part of that 'knowing' is going to come from remembering that He is God, and I
am not and that is a good thing. Anyways, I challenge you to do the same thing.
Make some time to just be. To be with friends, to be with family or to be alone
with God. And let go. Admit that we don't really have any control anyways and just
enjoy the scenery. ...
Written by Megan.
Most of you may not know this, but I have a fear a fish. I do not know why it started but I just hate being in the water with fish. The last two times our family has gone snorkeling, I stayed on the boat and waited till it was time to go back to land. The thing I hate about my fear of fish is that, I missed that opportunity to share that experience with the people I love most. Fear is one of those things the devil likes to use to ...
... on all
windows and doors. The nicer homes (what in the US would be an average home),
have hired armed guards during the night. What made me want to leave, is that while I was told the place was secure, the reality was that an unlocked gate, about 3 feet high was the only 'security' we had. We had a small lock on our doorknob, nothing that would keep anyone who truly wanted in, out. We slept with tazers for the three nights we were there.
And I use ...
... We were pleasantly
surprised because the class was rather large (guessing about thirty 3-5 year
olds) and from our experience with the other classes, we figured it would be a
bit chaotic. The teacher did an amazing job of keeping the kids seated and
waiting patiently, something that we have not seen a lot of. I don't know if it
is the culture in general, or the fact that these children have very little and
so grab at anything they can get, but taking ...
... to ask how our friends had met. It not being obvious how a young black guy ended up with a 40-somehting year old white woman, who was a little overweight?
Zoe segwayed neatly into the question, "so how did you guys meet?"
We were given a choice of answers, "the truth or what we tell most people?" We opted for the truth as it was definitely going to be more interesting. I was not disappointed. It turns out Josephine is divorced ...