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  • Thanksgiving with the Cooper Clan

    We packed up the kids and Aunt Bee and followed Lettie and Chief to KAA Kamps retreat center on Table Rock lake. We had the whole place to ourselves. Thankful for time with extended family and warm weather, we spent most of our time laughing, playing outdoors, and partaking in some friendly competition.  

  • Ethiopia
  • Back from Africa

    Kate and I had an amazing trip to Ethiopia and we’re so thankful for those that allowed us to go.  I was a far cry from last year’s inaugural scouting trip.  For one, there were more of us.  Which was good because we crammed a lot of things into a short 10 days in country.  Several […]

  • Ethiopia
  • Ethiopia Letter

    9252 Dear friends and family, Kate and I have the opportunity to return to Ethiopia, along with several friends from our church, to again invest in the lives of those living in the tiny rural village of Dubancho…

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  • The Cool Mountain Air

    Boy howdy, this summer has been hot.  All the more reason to head back to the mountains of Breckenridge to cool off and have a snowball fight in August. 1205212072120881210012120 You might notice a new addition to the group.  That would be Abby’s super-special friend, Micah. 121401214812160 Yes the Blue River was cold, but ooooh […]

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  • The Hot Hot South

    There was a great migration of Kate’s family flying (mostly) south for the hottest wedding of the year.  Hottest, being a term which can be applied both figuratively and literally to this grand union of  Bo and Anna.  We arrived in New Orleans for a couple days of family vacation, allowing us to take it […]