"…to the praise of the glory of His grace…" Ephesians 1:6

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Sveta’s December 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends and Family,

Happy New Year to all! December 11-12 I had the opportunity to attend a conference at the Retreat Center that belongs to our church with my friend Julia who has a spinal cord injury. I went as her volunteer as she requires assistance with almost everything. Many other young people also attended the conference. I had a very good time resting and working away from the busy city.  Julia is my good friend and she enjoyed her time there too. Julia’s mom is her caregiver and she was also happy to have a couple of days off to work around the house.

"Love is…"

“Love is…” was the theme of our family retreat this year, which we hosted for 31 children with disabilities, their siblings, and one or both parents.  The 6 days we spent together at a campground in the forest were blessed with beautiful weather, a multitude of activities, times of rest, fellowship, and Bible studies.  On the opening day, we…