Four Times the Blessing

Celebrating 20 Years of RLM Amanda and Dustin Loge have led four RLM church teams since 2013. They are still in touch with all four refugee-background families. A Karen wedding celebration between Jill and Lay Ou in 2018, with Amanda and her daughter Maren sitting on her

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Life’s Messy Beautiful Moments

Celebrating 20 Years of RLM   The Zaw Mae family is one of seven refugee families that a team from Grace Church Roseville, led by Bob and Julie Lorence, came alongside through Refugee Life Ministries since the early 2000s. The Zaw Mae family arrived in 2009 with

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Story Time During a Pandemic

Before the pandemic, I helped a Somali high school student with his studies for an hour each week in the family home, then I had story time with his three younger siblings. This wasn’t the usual story time.  I didn’t read to them.  They read to me. 

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