Global Woman Highlight | Robin

Posted on: September 24, 2015 Written by
Global Woman Highlight | Robin
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Hi! My name is Robin. I am a wife, mother of 2, grandmother of 2, and looking forward to a new grandchild in November. God has led my husband and I on many exciting adventures in our 21 years as cross-cultural workers. Our travels have led us to Moscow, Far East Russia, the Kamchatka peninsula, and the Balkans. Through the years, I have brewed hundreds of gallons of tea, ministered to students, shoveled snow, homeschooled children, taught English in a village of reindeer herders, worked with refugees, and used quilting as an outreach. Currently, my husband supervises several teams ministering in South Europe. I love to spend time with the ladies and families on these teams, praying and encouraging them. I’m planning to start a craft outreach in the fall in our current city.

Please pray that above all, I would be obedient and seek to know Him more. Please pray for wisdom as I speak into the lives of women on our teams. So many are struggling, and facing tremendous challenges. Also, my mother and mother-in-law are both in the middle to late stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Please pray for my husband and I as some hard decisions will need to be made in the near future.

Blessings!
Robin

 

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About the author

Robin and her husband ministered in Far East Russia for 14 years, before relocating to the Balkans where they have served for the past 5 years. She has spent the last 19 years learning to appreciate the various peoples, cultures, and of course, food of Europe. She enjoys quilting, writing and thinking of new ways to spoil her two grandkids. You can read her random thoughts on cross-cultural living, family and following Jesus at acommonwoman.typepad.com.

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