Daily Archives: July 18, 2017


Here’s a word problem for you (don’t worry – I’m going to give you the answer!): What happens when you take 98 nervous, not-sure-what-to-expect Slovak students, add 35 committed-to-loving-the-way-Jesus-loves Serving Slovakia teammates, then multiply it by the faithful prayers of hundreds? Miraculous perfection. That’s how I would sum up the first day of English classes. Oh – and then we […]

Simple Mathematics


There are 22 students in the Intermediate Class this year. Most of them are between 10-12 years of age – a much younger group than we’ve had before. These students are working with 5 amazing table coaches who have them practice English concepts. Today, our focus was on things we love – family, pets/animals. Students created a family tree, drew […]

Intermediate 1 EFL Class Day 2


Can I tell you about the day I’ve had? Today is Tuesday, the second day of our first week of classes. I got off to a rocky start this morning by not getting nearly enough sleep (thank you jet lag), but my day quickly changed for the better when I went for a run though the town square here in […]

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