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Showing posts from November, 2013

Mid-quarter update

My apologies for not posting in a while!  In case word has not gotten back to you, I'm doing well after supertyphoon Yolanda/Hiyan hit the Philippines.  Manila is about 350 miles from the most impacted areas, so the most weather activity we saw with that storm system was a few inches of rain and a nice breeze for a day.  We did not have school Friday since we weren't sure what the typhoon would bring, but it turns out we could've had classes.  Oh well!  Much better safe than sorry!  We have, however, heard several personal stories about evacuations and missing persons reports.  So far, I don't personally know of anyone who has been physically harmed or killed, and the people I knew of who were missing have been found and contacted their families.  So far, we're praising God for the ways He's managed to have protected so many people, even with great devastation.  Here's a link to a couple connected with Faith Academy (their son is a teacher here and all thei…