Coming Down from the Mountain with Gemma: My Personal Abraham Moment By Jonathan Kiehl

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The last couple months have been a real test of faith for Teresa and I as we recover from the death of our beloved son and continue the ever new adventure of evangelization in mission. Last Thursday we returned to Villa de Juarez and struggled to enter back into our call to missions. How strange to enter our house and see all the baby clothes and toys and shoes, and other precious items. It was so much harder than we had anticipated and yet God is so merciful. It was so very difficult going through his things and trying to decide what to keep and what to do with the other things. We longed to have him back but also knew God had a plan.

Sunday we prayed the Mass and were pleasantly surprised to discover it was World Mission Sunday. Fr. Rogelio and the community were so glad to…

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