I wrote a separate post earlier broaching the topic of transparency among believers, and how I think it is a necessary part of a healthy Christian life to be honest with one another about where we are in our spiritual journeys. Basically, that whole post was a set-up for this one. As a family, we […]
I was raised under the notion that transparency was a virtuous character trait. I don’t know if my parents ever formally tried to instill that idea into my psyche, or if it just came about out of the example they set through their regular interactions, but that’s the conclusion I ended up coming to. The […]
We’re in the States on Home Assignment right now. We’re spending time with family, we’re sharing about our ministry with supporting churches, we’re eating awesome food and getting fat…all the things that you’d expect a missionary family to do when they hit their home turf. Besides getting to share with church groups though, we were […]
Honestly, there’s not a whole lot for us to say, in the way of introductions. For the most part, we’re just your average, everyday family. We like to read together, camp together, cook together (“togetherness” is kind of a big deal for us). We like super-hero movies, Calvin and Hobbes, and pirate paraphernalia. We have three awesome little boys, who love to wrestle, play in the dirt, and read their books. (Not that any of them can actually read yet, ...