When It Rains…It Pours: Sickness, Surgeries, and Death

Monday and Tuesday, I spent over 20 hours either in the hospital or en route to the hospital.  On Monday, one of my student’s dad was having brain sugery…his second.  This time they went in to drain a baseball size cyst.  The procedure went great.  On Tuesday, one of my teenagers had surgery to remove a foot and a half long bar out of his chest.  He went home the next day.  Yesterday I spent an hour with a family in my church who just lost their dad (and grandfather).  All three of these families mean the world to me as they all truly seek after Christ, are passionate about His church, and they all have taken great care of me since I’ve been here.  Continue reading