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Alexa Lowery
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I am a Georgia Southern University Alumni in Honduras teaching English at Destino del Reino!
I am a Georgia Southern University Alumni in Honduras teaching English at Destino del Reino!

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20 Things Honduras Has Taught Me
So I thought the previous post on fear would be my last from Honduras, but I decided I didn't want to leave on such a depressing note. So instead I'm ending with 20 things I've learned from my time in Honduras. Some are silly, some serious, but here it goes...
20 Things Honduras Has Taught Me
20 Things Honduras Has Taught Me
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Fear
In exactly three weeks I will be moving back to the States, and I'm afraid. Most of you probably read that statement and were immediately confused. How could I be afraid to come back "home"? It was understandable, expected even, that I be afraid when I firs...

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Come Away
This weekend my housemate and I participated in an online retreat designed for female missionaries through Velvet Ashes. Velvet Ashes recognizes that it is not generally feasible for overseas workers to leave their countries of service and travel to a retre...

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Home
Home is a word I have been contemplating quite a lot lately. I guess when you buy a house and spend most of your vacation painting, even though you won't get to live in it for three and a half more months, you start to think about what home means. When you ...

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The Reckless Love of God
For 2018, the Lord gave me the word "love" as my Word for the Year (which you can read about here ). I started the year meditating on 1 Corinthians 13, which is a descriptive picture of God's love for us. In February, I started choosing a passage a week to ...
The Reckless Love of God
The Reckless Love of God
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Unrest
I've been feeling restless lately.  And it's not just me. The country of Honduras, my home, is in a state of unrest. Political unrest. That's usually how we hear that term mentioned. This Saturday is the inauguration, and people are still unhappy. So they t...

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One Word 2018
Only 5 more days of school, 7 til I'm back in the States, 16 til Christmas, and 23 til the New Year! That means it's time again to think about my one word for 2018. I started choosing (or rather, letting God choose) a word to guide my focus for the year thr...
One Word 2018
One Word 2018
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Holidays in Honduras
On Thursday all the American teachers were invited to the children's home at Destino to celebrate Thanksgiving. Rhonda is always so sweet to cook a big meal with all the traditional foods for us (even if most of her kids won't touch the dressing!) and host ...
Holidays in Honduras
Holidays in Honduras
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Holidays in Honduras
On Thursday all the American teachers were invited to the children's home at Destino to celebrate Thanksgiving. Rhonda is always so sweet to cook a big meal with all the traditional foods for us (even if most of her kids won't touch the dressing!) and host ...

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Mystery in Marriage
This summer I started a morning devotional by John Piper, and in the past few days, the topic of many of the devotionals has been about the mystery of marriage. Of course, this is a topic that is on my mind a lot, since I will be entering into the covenant ...
Mystery in Marriage
Mystery in Marriage
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