My Family : My Dad

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Both my parents were born in Burundi. My dad is from in a place call Mucibitoke, and my Mom is from Bujumbura. My parents got together when they were young. But however, they didn’t get married till two years ago. My mom started living with my dad when she was 15 years old, and they are ten years apart. After getting together in mid 70, the genocide breaks up in Burundi. That’s when they fled the country and went in Rwanda where they live for more than ten years. Then, they started having children. My parents had total of 10 children but 2 first born passed away. Both my parents are Christians, and both my uncles and cousins as far as I know. Growing up, I understood what it meant to be a fallow of Christ; I grew up depending on God in all. My mom has been influenced me in a lots positive way. In everything she ever done, she did them to the glory of God. Example, when my mom is about to consume food, she prays, thank God and ask for blessings every time. When she is done, she does the same thing. Whether is getting in a vehicle or getting out, God must be first. Sleeping or woken up, God must come first. Growing seeing all this things really tough me well. I knew God is in central of all things. Whether is in school or outside of the school, my mom told me that God comes first before everything. I am now proud to say that I found it true. In 1 Corinthians 10:31 says, “So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” Although my mom
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