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Thirsty

I admit I have been a terrible blogger lately. We have been busy but I also feel like I sometimes blog about nothings and I don't want to write just to..write. Things are going well in the Andrews household. We've been working hard, spending lots of time with family and been getting out and going biking and hiking. One thing that is going on in our life that I am so stoked about is Bible study. I have been in a Monday morning Bible study with a group of about 10 women, it is incredible. Words can't even describe how wonderful it is to be in this study. I have learned so much about Christ and the Holy Spirit and grown so much in my Faith the past couple months. Chris and I have been so hungry for the Word and to dig in and learn more about our Creator. Finally! Tonight is started! I am doing the Bible study again with some new women and some from the old study. (the original Monday morning group is still meeting- we're onto a new book!) and Chris and my dad are doing one with the men. There are about 20 women and 20 guys, we meet the same time just different houses. Our Bible study is called "Living Water" by Chuck Smith. I encourage you to pick up a copy and do the study. It will rock your world!!!! I'm so not one to read- I hate reading, hate school....but this is awesome. I can't wait to finally be able to study this along with my husband. I can't wait to see how God is going to work in his life and the things he is going to learn. He's having to give up volleyball for 2 months but the things he is going to learn and the relationships he is going to build will be priceless. Hope all of you are doing well.
Much love.

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Ray Family said…
Do you know of a great bible study for young married couples? Josh and I have been looking for one.

by the way I love reading your blog. Even if it is just you writing about nothing. Keep it up.

Dani

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