We are thankful to all be healthy and also to hear that our dear friends in Africa have also NOT succumbed to Covid19. Thank you so much for praying. Online Bible School and Missions training is ongoing and the term ends in July.
This Sunday May 31 is a special day of prayer for unreached peoples around the world. Ethnos360 is a founding member of the Alliance for the Unreached. Here is a link to their website https://alliancefortheunreached.org/ where you can find out more about praying for unreached peoples. There is a live web event at 3 pm […]
Today is Memorial Day. It is a wonderful day to celebrate, but I think there is enough people out there encouraging and talking on that that I don’t feel my two cents would add any more than what is already being said. I want to talk about a different kind of remembrance instead. I […]
Dear Friends, The opportunity to spend time with Rachel’s family recently came about, so we decided to take advantage of that, and as of May 19th we are now in Washington State for the next few months. It is wonderful to be able to spend time and share Simeon with them. Life for our families […]
Here in southwest Texas spring is already transitioning into summer. We’ve been enjoying the cool, refreshing Nueces River water on hot afternoons. Our garden is producing lots of squash, zucchini, lettuce, cilantro, green beans, peas, cucumbers, and peppers. Soon we’ll have corn too. We’re getting to the end of mulberry and agarita berry season now, […]
In German, we have the word “Heimat,” which is hard to translate into English. The closest English word is home, but any German will tell you that a simple translation like that does not carry the full weight of its meaning. Heimat is a place where you fit in. Where you know how to […]
Since I’ve now been back in the US for almost two months, I wanted to share a few of the things I’ve been up to lately. Discourse AnalysisFor quite a while now I’ve been supposed to be working on my Discourse Analysis write-up on the Jula language. It’s to give me practice as well as […]