My Brother Jacob And His Family Essay

1808 Words Oct 27th, 2016 8 Pages
It was the year 2010, I was 17 years old, and at the time I was living with my older brother Jacob and his family. I was downstairs in the computer room checking my Facebook as usual, when all of the sudden I get a message from my father in Norway. My father was a very prominent pastor in the Hampton roads area for nearly thirty years, but he and my mother had some problems and decided to get a divorce about four years earlier. After the divorce my father had decided to move to Norway and host a television program for a Christian studio in Iceland. I had been to Norway once before to visit him in the summer, I loved it so much and had always wanted to go back. As I was reading my father’s message I was filled with excitement, has was asking me if I wanted to come live with him in Norway for awhile. After I had finished reading the message from my father, I arose from my chair and started to make my way to the kitchen to ask my brother’s advice on what I should do. After our conversation I decided to give it some thought before I give my father an answer. The family had decided to go camping in North Carolina at a resort, this was the perfect time for me to give my fathers proposal some serious thought. This was a major decision that would ultimately impact my life forever, after all this is another country we are talking about here. I wanted to make sure that I was taking all of the possible situations into account. Was I willing to leave my family behind in the states, and…

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