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Receiving the Unexpected Gift: A Lesson in Hospitality
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“Am I ever tired,” I thought to myself as I stepped out onto the train station platform at Oberamergau, a small town in southern Germany known for a yearly Passion … Read More

Early Morning Walks in Kupang: Lessons Learned
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One morning before daybreak we ventured out on a walk to discover the area around our temporary, but new, “home.” We were staying for a couple months on the outskirts of the small … Read More

5 Reasons Why You Should Care About the ‘Other’
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“Life is very difficult, especially when you’re alone.” These words flashed through my Facebook newsfeed and grabbed me. One of the Turkish wives I know, Alma, had written them. Most … Read More

You can Stretch Beyond your Home Page
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“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” St. Augustine Many people find adventure in activity. Climbing the mountain, rafting the river, even … Read More

Nail or Wheel? Cultures in Contrast
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While many Asian cultures are “group cultures,” Japan is perhaps one of the groupiest of group cultures. I had a very clear illustration of this truth – and the contrast … Read More

Why Connecting always Makes Sense
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Some time back, I sold my grown daughter’s bed to an Iraqi refugee. The way this came about provided an unusual opportunity for connecting across cultures I hadn’t expected. We had … Read More