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2009 in pictures

On the last day of the year, it seems natural to look back and remember my favorite moments from the past year. And since I'm a big picture person, here's my favorite shots and memories from 2009...

Justin & Lauren visited over New Years last year. We always have a blast together!
I went to Jacksonville, FL with Dad for a UM conference
Aaron and I walked all over Seattle for a couple days. Had a great trip!
We added Zoe to our family in March :)
Taught confirmation at two of our campuses in the spring - so much fun to see teens question, challenge and deepen their faith
I got to see my sister graduate from college in May! She's a great teacher
My favorite shot from the summer! Taken at a cookout to celebrate the beginning of summer :)
Went to Indianapolis with a great group of teenagers on a mission trip
We went to Gatlinburg with Aaron's family in June. Great week! We celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary that week :)
I love being an aunt to Kade :)
I didn't get to be there but my dad's last Sunday at St. John UMC was in June. I love that church.
My sister got married in July and we had a blast all being together!

I spent a week in Nome, Alaska with a group from my seminary. Great experience!
We went on a cruise to Mexico with Justin and Lauren in August :)
Got to know a great group of young adults at Exploration 09 :)
We hosted my whole family in Ohio for Christmas!
Happy New Year!

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