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We have been fortunate enought to have enjoyed and been challenged by the faith, education, wildlife, work, culture and people we have encountered in the various places around the world that we have lived in. These experiences have moulded our thinking and lifestyle.



1 Wedding, 2 Wings and a Nut Butter

The summer has come and gone. We have been able to officiate at a great family friend’s wedding and also spent three days in a secluded cabin in the Los Padres National Forest high up in the Californian Mountains. The cabin was outside the range of cell phones and Internet. It was a great 3-day break. We have enjoyed the visits of family and friends and the continuous sunshine. Sadly this sunshine has also brought the worst drought in the last 100 years. Our local temperatures have reached levels not seen in 120 years and unfortunately fires rage in the mountains of Northern California. 

Kevin’s summer has been mostly taken up with the changing scenario within Oasis USA. He agreed to take over the role as Oasis USA Interim Executive Director and has since been made fully aware of several steep challenges that need to be overcome. However, the Oasis activities since May have been encouraging and hopeful. In the US, Oasis has amongst other things:

* Coordinated the delivery of freedom bags (emergency support kits) for the LA section of a national FBI raid that rescued over 168 Children across America. 
* Partnered with,,,,,,,

Over the summer, BEN saw the soft release of the CIRCLESIGHT EP; “Holographic Concrete” and the band were encouraged when it reached number 8 on the iTunes Rock and Roll charts. Unfortunately….

JOSH came over and had a break from his life in London. It was wonderful to have him back with us. He was able to clarify the way ahead and had decided to put…….

CHARYS has had an intense summer. We all hoped that she should have a good long break, but a significant part of her time was spent either researching and writing her IB extended essay or reading for next years IB final year.  However…..

For LINSEY summer approached with thoughts of time off from studies and perhaps a vacation for the family, or at least time to rest her weary brain. But it didn’t quite turn out as expected……

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