Monthly Archives: August 2014

YAGM Orientation and Language training begins at The Hungarian Lutheran Church’s Retreat Center in Revfulop on Lake Balaton. Language class in the morning, exploration and orientation in the afternoon. With soup in between of course, this is Central Europe after all.

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First full day in Hungary, getting the birds eye view.

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Lookout tower built above Revfulop to celebrate the 1000 year anniversary of the Creation of the Nation of Hungary. Yeah 1000 year.

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Ripe Fig?

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Picking grapes while the YAGM’s talk after dinner.

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Found the Basalt columns near the 400 stairs.

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Great another day of Vineyards and Rocks.

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Quick visit to the 12 century monastery town of Tihany with our fabulous Hungarian Language teacher Terri.

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Did I mention there is always soup. Everyday. Or it just isn’t a meal.

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Esme practicing up on her scripture reading at Evening Worship.

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Back at home.

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2014-2015 Young Adults in Global Mission Central Europe Have Landed on the Shore (actually they took a plane and this is the Danube, but they did cross an ocean)

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Bratislava summer time fun time. And a trip to Pod Sip for some Cabin/tent time.

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Fellowship after Church on Sunday Mornings at Next Apache.

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Apparently there is a Lego Ice Climbers kit, or at least Ursula and I made one.

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Young Adults in Global Mission Central Europe Final Retreat 2014. Five Days in the Vysoke Tatry of Slovakia

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A bit more rain than we were expecting, but we quickly got these colored ponchos and became: Esme and the Seven Dwarfs (Preachy, Pedantic, Smiley, Curly, Sassy, Mighty, and Bossy not pictured)

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Goodbye to a great group of Young Adults.

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Popradske Pleso

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Off trail hike to Dracie Pleso

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Look how beautiful Slovakia is Ole. Why don’t you stay another year and teacher literature in Bratislava. Why yes he will.

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Ursula continues to be a strong hiker, and Esme sleeps well while being slung around sometimes nearly upside down while climbing with Jeremy

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Last night hot tub, wait why did we wait until the last night?

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