So, ignoring the time change, I get into Dallas three hours earlier than I left Tokyo — fun!
Here’s my itinerary… Prayers during these flights are most appreciated. I’ll be traveling by myself this time around.
Leave Taipei at 10 am Taiwan time on Tuesday, 9 pm Central time on Monday
Arrive in Tokyo at 2:30 pm Japan time on Tuesday, 12:30 am Central time on Tuesday
Leave Tokyo at 6:05 pm Japan time on Tuesday, 5:05 am Central time on Tuesday
Arrive in Dallas at 3:45 pm Central time on Tuesday
Leave Dallas at 6:35 pm Central time on Tuesday
Arrive in Moline at 8:35 pm Central time on Tuesday
Other requests and praises:
+ Safety during travel, health during travel, and an easy time going through customs
+ A smooth transition once home — I’ll have a wedding, trip to Chicago, and lots of packing and organizing right away
+ An easy time with jet lag — I know I’ll have some, but hopefully not too much!
+ Effective court and government processes for several families with court dates, and other families traveling to bring their babies home
+ A servant heart and joyful spirit even until the end
+ A renewed mind and spirit within the past week
+ Two babies being allocated to wonderful, loving, and EXCITED families
+ A newborn boy at the Home — praise God his mother chose not to abort him
+ Opportunities to serve in other ways here at the Home — I’ve been doing several writing and design “projects” for Bev