I am humbled by a moment that I did not expect to ever be a part of in my life. Today a woman that I have been working with in South Africa told a story about an interaction that she had with a school principal. I had given a talk about forgiveness the day before... Continue Reading →
It is very comforting to step off a plane in a continent that you have never been to before after a 30 hour sojourn to see two faces that you recognize. Carey and Holly were right outside the gate waiting for me when I arrived in Cape Town South Africa. As my first foray into... Continue Reading →
I just wanted to let you all know what I will be doing over the next few weeks so that you all can be praying for me, and so you don't scratch your head when you see posts that are coming from another country. I will be leaving for South Africa next Wednesday to do... Continue Reading →
Some of the stories that I tell here on this blog page are stories that I have told and retold over the years. The stories may be less true than they once were because as I get older the need to make myself into the hero seems more important to me. The backlash effect of... Continue Reading →
As many of you know I my family and I are now the proud farmers of 6 ducks. We used to have 7 but I managed to kill one (well it died, but in order to protect the hearts of my children I will not divulge the rest of that story). This has been an... Continue Reading →
As I stood in the cavern that had been created just that day, I did not realize just how dumb it was to be standing there or how awesome it truly was.
As I alluded to yesterday I had a rough fall, which as you will find out is funny on two levels. I have always wanted to be a handy person and I still aspire to be such a person, however the case against my desires keep building. Back in September of last year my wife... Continue Reading →