S: Year Four
FC: ALP | Year Four
1: Peter and Ana, Year Four
4: SEPTEMBER 2012
5: ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP | "You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them." - Desmond Tutu
6: A day of exploring with Zeid and Ruba | Nasser's family fed us our very first ZARB
7: August and September 2012 brought lots of joy, friends, a new school year, and surprises! Our first car: 2008 Kia Cerato.
8: Champion Boxers
9: Beautiful hike with fun friends! Zip lining, repelling down waterfalls, and views of the Dead Sea.
10: Yehiya's soccer game fun!
11: The beginning of Peter's birthday celebrations!
12: Getaway weekend to celebrate Peter's 28th birthday! We spent two nights at the Ma'in Hot Springs, near the Dead Sea.
16: We have grown to love celebrating holidays—American, Arab, Christian, and Muslim alike—with our dear friends overseas! We are blessed. | THANKSGIVING
17: Thanksgiving party with Saleem and Eline (Lulu)
19: "Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments." -Channing Pollock | We wish you a Merry Christmas! We wish you a Merry Christmas! We wish you a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year! | Decorating with the alJamal family!
20: On December 6, 2012, Ana almost cut her finger off using an immersion hand-blender. Thankfully, the doctor was able to surgically remove the appliance from Ana's hand and save her finger! "The finger" saw a lot of action over the coming months—doctors, cafés, the gym, movies, etc.!
21: Peter threw Ana a festive birthday party! | Happy 27th birthday, Ana! | December 2012
22: Merry Christmas! We joyfully welcomed Esther to our home in Amman for holiday season 2012-2013. This was Ana and Esther's 26th Christmas together (never spent one apart yet)! Ho ho ho!
23: to the world
26: THANK YOU FOR COMING TO VISIT US, ESTHER! WE SURE DO LOVE HAVING YOU HERE!
28: January 2013 brought us a lot of friends, joy, and SNOW!
30: Happy 18th Birthday, Nour! We love you so much and thank the Lord for such a precious niece! We are so proud of you. Here's to your future! | Lunch at Wild Jordan | Cupcakes from Sugar Daddy's | And laughter all around!
31: Croissant French Toast | The Action Bible (Arabic) | "I like you" card | US! | KEMPINSKI DEAD SEA | 3 nights in paradise! | HAPPY VALENTINES DAY
35: Spring 2013
36: Robin Comes to visit!
38: Our new home in al Mafraq!
39: Steven, Ben, and Dr. Louis put on an amazing dental clinic for the Syrian refugees in al Mafraq! Ahalan wasahalan any time, brothers!