I think this is going to be a somewhat shorter post, but I wanted to get something down on paper or cyber space or somewhere before it gets lost in the storm of life, events, work, priorities, responsibilities and whatever else blows around in where thinking happens. Much has been written about TCKs (third culture […]
50 plus years ago dark, menacing clouds pressed down on the green jungle which starkly outlined both banks of the river. Our engines were hard pressed to make headway as they labored to push the heavily loaded boats against the swift and swirling current. It was rainy season and the river was full. We weren’t […]
Finding paper to wrap gifts could be problematic out there in the jungle, but this very special surprise couldn’t be wrapped anyway. The story began in November of that year when an Indian man, who lived in the area where I, as a single missionary was working, came for medical help. It right away […]
Beginning in his middle teen years, Danny worked hard as a deck hand and later as captain of the boat delivering supplies and fuel to missionaries far from civilization. It was a fun thing, lots of hard work and more responsibility then you wanted, all rolled up in one package!
Caring for our tribal friends’ health wherever we happened to be out in the jungle ...