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"Delight in the Lord and He will give you the desire of your heart" Psalm 37:4

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One thing that is of great importance but never really is mentioned is the life of missionary children. I think one of our greatest fears as foreign missionaries is that our children will miss out on things. Also that they may miss key elements of family life and education. I truly believe that while those things may happen, that God is faithful to supply alternate sources and make up what could be lacking.
      This has been particularly true in our family. Since we have been on the Missionfield, we have always home schooled our children. For the most part, it has taken place in Malawi. And when I say "we", I mean my wife has home schooled our children . One blessing that has been so evident is the need for friends that missionary children have. God has given our children many circles of friends that go way beyond their culture and help them develop socially. They started out with having friends in the church. I think of 4 children in particular: the children of two…