Back in junior high, one of the coolest things I had ever seen was a music video put together by my church, set to Steven Curtis Chapman’s ‘Dive (Deeper).’ Honestly, it still gets me pretty excited! You see, in this video a bunch of distinguished-looking pastors, each immaculately dressed in suit and tie, suddenly up […]
Greetings from Chihuahua! Usually, we try to send a blog post out every month, but September has been one of our busiest months since arriving… so we have a short update mid-October instead! (Don’t worry, we plan on returning to our regular schedule with a longer post at the end of October). So, what have […]
You probably won’t be surprised to hear that some things have changed after a year living in a different country! After all, life ‘elsewhere’ is always full of so many new things: unique experiences, unexpected encounters, and exposure to a broad range of changes in the surrounding language and culture. As our family marks our […]
Have Amy or I ever mentioned that learning a foreign language and culture is hard? Our primary job these days is just that: Culture and Language Acquisition, or CLA for short. It’s a long-term project aimed at preparing us to clearly communicate the Gospel into another language and worldview… with as close to native proficiency […]
Ever had the urge to go camping in November?
You may have heard about some pretty big (yet still quite small!) news in the Husband family these past few days… well, this newsletter is about everything but that! In all seriousness, we had this newsletter ready to send to you Monday before we were so unexpectedly ‘interrupted’ – and there’s a lot in here […]
Since entering Mexico almost one month ago, life has changed dramatically! On the surface, things often appear similar… we go to classes, check out local food, visit with friends and neighbors (albeit in another language!), and have normal family life in our home. Yet so much of that sense of ‘normal’ is merely a first […]