Analysis [noun] – a method of determining [something’s] essential features and their relations (Definitions taken from http://dictionary.reference.com) A lot has happened since our last update. God has been faithful and has been proving Himself to us in many ways. We praise Him for His numerous provisions, for the time we’ve had with our kids, and […]
It’s a New Year! A new year for new challenges, new opportunities, and new blessings! We have had a really good break from school and we praise the Lord for the wonderful family time we’ve had with Charity and BJ here! It has been good to catch up on their lives and we’ve made some […]
Our annual school RETREAT was great! We had good weather, fun activities, and great meetings. The grade school group learned about their real significance in Christ. The high school group learned about some “red flags” of the flesh, and truths of walking in the Spirit. John & Melanie enjoyed leading team building activities for the […]
We had a surprise 50th birthday party for John (turned 50 last month) and a friend, Steve Parker, (turning 50 this month). Our Steve’s wife and Melanie have been “planning” this party for about a year, so they were really glad to have been able to pull it off! And the guys didn’t even suspect […]
We just have to take the opportunity to share with you about Charity and BJ, who are in Bible school together in Wisconsin. We are thankful for the Internet phone we have here at the school that allows us frequent phone conversations with them, plus we have communication by e-mail. They are loving “college life” […]
Dear Friends and Family, Wow this semester sure has gone by quickly and now we are already into a new semester! Christmas is already gone and the new year is now here. This means that I only have one more semester at New Tribes Bible Institute left until I graduate. Which means that I need […]
TIME Where has 2009 gone? Where has the decade gone? As time seems to pass so quickly, we are reminded of James 4:14, which says, “Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.” And as we […]
In December of 2009 we made a resolution to be better communicators. So, beginning in January of 2010 we are going to try to use this resource better and keep everyone better informed on what we are up to.
One new piece of news is that we were asked by a young Brazilian couple to do some premarital counseling with them.