Via Ciriaco Catraro

Via Ciriaco Catraro

We’ve found a place to live! We love it. It’s very Italian with it’s marble floors, foyer (that is bigger than the kids bedroom), and bidet (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bidet). For lots of reasons our team is committed to living near to each other. But when we got here, there were only 5 units available in their area in ...

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Peppa Pig to the rescue!

Peppa Pig to the rescue!

I don’t know if other parents can relate to what I mean when I say I LOVE Peppa Pig?? Sydney loves her, and I love the distraction she provides when I need 10 minutes to get a job done. Yes? Anyone? A couple of months ago we decided to splurge and buy Sydney a whole Peppa Pig dvd (don’t judge me till you’ve tried to pack up ...

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Our last week in Oz

Our last week in Oz

Its been the best, most hard, most beautiful week! Saying goodbye properly (whatever that means!) has been something we really thought about a lot – for ourselves, for the kids, and for those around us. But when it came down to it, part of me wanted to avoid the actual goodbye and just jump on the plane without anyone knowing, and the ...

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An open letter to our partners…

An open letter to our partners…

Hi to Team Edwardes! Pioneers mission agency notifies us when new prayer and financial partners come on board. As each one of your names pop up, we are given new reasons to praise God. We give thanks ~ because you are obviously very cool people! We give thanks ~ because this ministry will happen because of you. We give thanks ~ because God has ...

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Skype Dating

Skype Dating

How good is Skype? We are going to be using it A LOT soon. At the moment though, it’s the main way we are getting to know our future teammates, Andrea and McKenzie Dorigo. Andrea is from Trieste and McKenzie is from the USA. We hung out with them for 2 days during our trip last December. They have an AMAZING story of how they got together, ...

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July Road Trip

July Road Trip

In July we drove 3000 kms around northern NSW and up into QLD to visit 3 different churches – Inverell Anglican, Evans Head Presbyterian and Southside Presbyterian in Brisbane. We had such an awesome time catching up with old friends and making new ones and giving out lots of nutella (you had to be there…). We were amazed at how welcoming ...

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Pilgrims progress… our year to date

Pilgrims progress… our year to date

So far this year Graham has been working part-time as an interim Pastor at Narrabeen Baptist Church – and LOVING IT. Plus he’s been getting back into riding BMX which is good for everyone’s mental health (our family has frequented BMX tracks at Homebush, Windsor, Castle Hill and Terry Hills so far this year, with plans to ...

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Introducing Enzo!

Introducing Enzo!

Enzo Murray Edwardes joined our family on the 11th of March! Enzo: Mr Ferrari’s first name Murray: Sarah’s Dad and Grandpa’s middle name, after the Murray River He arrived early, and quite quickly! We are enjoying him so much – he is always ready with a smile and can’t take his eyes off his sister when she is in ...

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tRee•es•te

tRee•es•te

Learn how to pronounce Trieste in Italian… Say tRee•es•te We are so excited to be heading to Trieste! It has been amazing to look back and see God slowly but surely lead us to this place in the world, and to this particular team. We will be joining the Dorigo’s and the Klontz’s (pictured below) who are already there. They ...

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WE ARE HOME!

WE ARE HOME!

After driving 2492 km around Italy, meeting with at least 18 church planters/pastors, drinking about 200 caffe macchiatos, 49 hours of flying, snow and minus degree temperatures… we are home safely! Favourite moments… Graham: I’m finding it hard to pin down a moment. I feel like the trip was just one big moment that went on ...

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