We started having a family Bible study on Thursday nights when our youngest son was two or three years old. Then when our kids got a little older, we changed the day from Thursday to Saturday. So, if we all are in town, we always do our family Bible study on Saturday morning with a tasty breakfast which is my second favorite part of our Bible study. Why? Well, I no more cook on Saturdays. The rest of the Banko’s do. Is that a blessing or what! Continue reading One Extra Empty Chair
For those of you who may not understand Amharic, this is what I am saying in this short clip: Continue reading Boys Need Their Fathers!
You know, it’s been quite some time since I started to receive questions/messages such as like this:
“Missy, I thought you were a feminist. You are not? I was surprised when I read your “sexist” kind of messages. Amazing! I was expecting much from you!”
Continue reading Now I Know Why!
When she was asked by a known newscaster if she had ever entertained the idea of divorcing her husband, she replied, “Divorcing my husband? Nah! Killing him? Yes, I have!”
When many people encouraged her husband to run for president, her husband warmed up to the idea and said yes. Then this amazing woman called her husband, who at a time was running around to make sure that he got all the support he could get, and she said to him, “I don’t think the American people will vote for a divorced man!”
Continue reading Does Anybody Know This woman?
For those of you, my lovely English speaking followers, this is pretty much what I am saying in this video:
The message is to stay-at-home-moms: Continue reading
We are preparing to welcome the New Year, 2018, and say goodbye 2017.
Continue reading Tell Your Heart To Beat Again
My kids surprised me yesterday with this best Christmas gift ever and I want to share with you that precious gift. Continue reading The Best Christmas Gift Ever!
Merry Christmas to all of you who celebrate Christmas tomorrow.
This is a beautiful season but this same season because of the cloudy, cold and gloomy weather, can be a cause of a number of emotional disturbances for some people.
Continue reading Merry Christmas!
I had a wonderful time in Raleigh, North Carolina at the Ethiopian Christians Fellowship Church (ECFC). Continue reading Respect One Another
Seventeen years ago, on Friday, December 01, 2000 around 1:30am, God added Lydia Banko to our family.
Continue reading Happy Birthday to Our Only Daughter!