|J & K in New Zealand|
|Auckland, 1.5 million people|
|Ken consults with Moses in the park|
|We take a 30 min. ferry from Auckland to a vineyard on Waiheke Island.|
|Fantastic vineyard lunch in a beautiful setting|
|Jeanie and the Maori|
We are trying to look fierce,
but we are very friendly!
|Ken gives two thumbs up to our view|
out our hotel room
|Maori woodwork outside lodge|
|We take a catamaran cruise through the Bay of Islands|
This glass of savignon blanc is New Zealand's signature wine
|A group of teenage dolphins follow our boat!|
|Ken is in heaven in Queenstown, South Island, N.Z.|
|Picture perfect setting|
|Jeanie enjoys touring N.Z. gardens and can't wait|
to get back to the Northwest to work in her own garden!
We leave New Zealand on December 29, and fly 13 hours to Los Angeles to enjoy time with Jeanie's Mom in Long Beach. Ken's Mom and Dad also join us from Wisconsin for a sunny California visit.
|Ken and his parents in Laguna Beach, CA|
|Jeanie and Mom in Long Beach|
|Ken and Parents on the Queen Mary, Long Beach|
|Ken and Moms at church|
|Ken's brother and family in Wisconsin|
We are blessed beyond belief to have experienced 12 months in China, one month Down Under and one month visiting family in California and Wisconsin.
We are now back in Tacoma, and look forward to where and how God will lead us in 2014.
"Trust in the Lord with all of your heart and lean not unto your own understanding, acknowledge Him in all your ways and He will direct your paths."