Daily Archives: July 8, 2009

Not too long now and we’ll be in Slovakia! However, for the college students hosting the youth camp, the work has just begun. We do have a rough idea of what will be going on for the camp, but we still have a lot of work left to do. We will be talking and working the whole first week in Slovakia with our Slovak counterparts who are helping to make this […]

Almost there…

i hope everything is going well for everyone. packing is nearly done ( and that no one forgot anything). i just sent an email out to all my family and friends asking them to pray for us and giving them this site. i’m so excited! i just hope we’ll have a peaceful flight over. God Bless this adventure!

Crunch Time!

As I’ve been busily running around getting things done, my mind went to our two previous trips and those who’ve traveled with us. I was overwhelmed with gratitude for each person on the previous teams. If our trips to Martin have fewer speed bumps – or roadblocks! – it’s due, in large part, to the graciousness of our previous team members and their willingness to let us experiment with them. […]


I found an intriguing perspective on a familiar verse at a website I visited recently: “Who knows the power of your anger? For your wrath is as great as the fear that is due you. Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” Psalm 90:11-12 When Moses asks, “Who knows the power of your anger…” he’s saying that we humans just don’t get […]

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