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Apr 19, 2010 - Over Half-way Done!
We spent the week learning about how we tend to make decisions based on our perceptions or from our own reference points instead of reality or biblical truths. There were many examples of how our belief of what is can be so skewed. It was truly amazing to learn how biased we all are, simply because we haven't experienced something different. Something inside of us feels that different must be wrong. We say, "if it isn't like me, or the way we do it, it must be wrong." I enjoyed the projects and experiments that we were required to do to...Jump to full entry
Apr 12, 2010 - Week 2 Complete
After completing the language portion of the training, we were excited to have a day off. During the break between programs, we decided to have a little adventure. We headed west out toward the mountains to explore. There is still tons of snow on the ground, so it made for some good photos. We explored Breckenridge, and took a sleigh ride on the ski slopes. It was so beautiful. Rae had a great time and it was very romantic. While we were riding on the sleigh, under the stars, we began to wonder what the children in Croatia were doing right...Jump to full entry