• Year End Newsletter

    What a year 2019 has been!

  • November 2019 Newsletter

    The fact that we leave for Jamaica in just two months is mind-boggling (and a little overwhelming!)

  • October 2019 Newsletter

    September has been a really sweet time for our family as we get to know Silas better each day!

  • September 2019 Newsletter

    Welcoming the newest Bloemendaal!

  • August 2019 Newsletter

    We can hardly believe that it is already August - summer has flown by!  This past month we returned from missions training in Colorado and spent some much needed time with family and friends!

  • Baby B(oy)!

    Yesterday, Kara had a baby shower and we announced Baby B's sex! We are so excited to be boy parents, and almost as excited to have you all know now!

  • July 2019 Newsletter

    Happy July, everyone! We are now back home in West Michigan from our four weeks in Colorado at Mission Training International.

  • Training Update #2

    Hey friends! Here's a little video updating you on our time at MTI (while Kara fights off some insects midway through).

  • Training Update

    Hey friends! Here's a short video describing our time at MTI so far. We're finishing up week 2 out of 4 weeks and have learned a lot!

  • June 2019 Newsletter

    May has been quite a month - it's difficult to know where to even start in sharing about it. The past few days alone have been incredibly eventful, so bear with us in this newsletter as some of this has *technically* happened in June :)

  • May 2019 Newsletter

    Happy May, everyone! We can hardly believe this is our last full month of working at our jobs.

  • Jan. 2019 Newsletter

    2019 is going to be a big year for the Bloemendaal family!

  • Dec. 2018 Newsletter

    Happy Holidays from us to yours!  This December we are so excited for the many reasons to celebrate as Christmas and 2019 approach us.  We have some really cool things going on right now that we would love to fill you in on ...