I remember thinking about missions before we had arrived overseas. I imagined it out, excited, and also scared at times. I knew some of what to expect, from growing up overseas, but being an mk is not the same as being the grown up missionary. Details were fuzzy in my imagination of the future, but […]
He walked up to us as we were talking and greeted us. He held my hand after we shook hands, just long enough for me to begin to be uncomfortable with it. As he sat down, engaged my friend in conversation and started talking to me, I found myself wondering why he was speaking the […]
I once read a story in which limpets featured as an example. These tenacious sea creatures are extremely difficult to pry off of rocks because they latch onto them with such force. Late last night, or early this morning, it occurred to me that I would very much like to be like a limpet. Life […]
We are in the process of training with New Tribes Mission so that we, along with our four awesome children, can move overseas (probably in a tribal location) to see a new indigenous church planted. Why? We are certainly not perfect christians, perfect evangelist, or perfect linguists. No, there is only one reason that drives us every morning as we wake up and recommit ourselves to the path that lies before us.
“Worthy are you, our Lord and God, ...