Living Life

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We have been in Papua New Guinea for a little over a month and have settled into a rental home on the NTM mission center.

Thank you all for praying for us as we get back into “living life” as a family.

Jon got right back into flying, thanks to the expertise of his flight instructor John Mark Estelle. Jon did his first flight on his own last week in the Kodiak. Can you imagine his excitement? Back in PNG doing what ...

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Reunion with Accident Scene Pastor

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He has all of our blog posts saved and brought them to show Jon.

He has all of our blog posts saved and brought them to show Jon.

While at Summer Institute of Linguistics’s (SIL) main center in the Papua New Guinea Highlands we got to sit down with the pastor who stopped to pick up Jon at the accident scene. This good Samaritan got him on the PMV (public motor vehicle) and held him as Jon bled all over him.

He was teary as he saw Jon for the first time since the accident. He told us more ...

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Reflecting on God’s Goodness

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Our week has been full up with friends & fun in the sun!

What a dream come true to be back here in Cairn’s Australia!!!

On Friday we visited with the Doc’s & nurses at the hospital where we spent 5 months. What a reunion! And guys, what a privilege, Jon shared for 20 min about all God did to save his life, shared the gospel & what our work looks like in PNG!!
We walked through the Ortho ward & so many ...

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Full Circle

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12715401_10153476610127252_2134675963644195258_nJust a few quick snap shots of our week so far…more to come. Folks this has been SO refreshing to be back here in Cairns!! Thanks for praying for us. Feels like we have come full circle. So many memories here with so many sweet dear people.

To be walking hand in hand with Jon back in Cairns is such a miracle. To come back here and reflect on everything that God has done has been SO good!! A great faith ...

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The Countdown Begins

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‪#‎Flashback‬ In 2003, Jon made his first trip to Papua New Guinea, where he was praying about his future as a NTM missionary pilot. So exciting to think we will be heading out, Lord willing, THIS Sunday Feb 7th, back to Papua New Guinea!!! ‪#‎newchapter‬

Hab 3:19 “The Sovereign Lord is my strength; He makes my feet like the feet of a deer, He enables me to tread on the heights.”

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Final Preparations

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A little over 2 weeks until we leave.
Honestly, just feeling ready to go, excited about what lies ahead & ready to just settle into life & work in PNG. After living so long in transition, for all you ladies out there, puttering around my own home sounds heavenly!

We’ve got a good chunk of stuff packed, doctor & dentist visits done & shopping about finished. Thank you Lord!!

As we check off our to-do list we are having fun visiting with friends, ...

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Sharing Our Testimony

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In case, you’d like to hear our story, Jon will be sharing on these dates:
Jan 17th-West Prairie Lutheran, rural Leonard
Jan 20th Grand Forks Faith E-free
Jan 24-Whapeton Faith E-free
Jan 30-NTMA Expo Phoenix, AZ
Feb 7th- Depart for PNG

If you are able to come out for any of these, we’d love to see you!

Pray as we wrap up all the last details before we leave the states. Thank you all!! 🙂

What’s the NTMA Expo? Here’s a quick video:

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Merry Christmas from the Leedahls!

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We are so thankful for each and everyone of you who has loved on us, cared for us and PRAYED us through this last year!!

May God bless you all!!

Pray for us as we prepare to leave for Papua New Guinea, Lord willing, early February.

Thank you and Merry Christmas!!

Jon, Adie, Jaeden, Levi and Jace Leedahl
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Kodiak Flight Evaluation: Passed!

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Today is December 15th. One year & 2 months exactly since the day of the accident.

After God miraculously saved Jon’s life, we have had endless prayers, months of recovery, countless people cheering us on & huge hurdles that God has given Jon the strength & endurance to overcome.

We sit in awe of God & say to God be ALL the glory, honor & power, please PRAISE God with us as we are thrilled to announce:

Jon has passed his Kodiak flight ...

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