Sam is 23 years old today.
|Preaching in school last semester|
As you know, our older son, Sam, graduated from West Coast Baptist College in May. This year he's earning his Master's Degree in Theology. He's still involved in much of the music around the campus, as well as the drama department and missionary prayer band. His latest endeavor has been playing some percussion (I guess that's what you'd call it) in the orchestra. He has played the cymbals and jingle bells and several other noise-making stick-type things that add some fun to the music. As most of the orchestra events are live-streamed, we get to see him in his tuxedo, banging, crashing, and jingling away. He gets teased a lot - especially the time he crashed the cymbals when it wasn't time - but he takes this role just as seriously as he does everything else in life. I've never seen a
|Sam is on the far right, but I'm not sure what he's playing|
|Summer 2010 Tour Group|
Most of our friends and family ask one question in relation to Sam, and that is, "Does he have a girlfriend?" The answer to that is, "Yes!" Her name is Juliana, and I've mentioned her several times on the blog. They've been dating for almost three years now. Both Sam and Juliana are surrendered to the Lord's will for their lives, and they're submitting themselves and their relationship to Him and their parents. Juliana seems to be a perfect match for our boy, and we're anxiously awaiting what the Lord will do in their lives!
|Sam and Juliana on Thanksgiving|
|Preaching last semester|
Happy Birthday, Samuel!!!!