Changes

With the new school year started it always brings changes in my family’s life. My two daughters are in new grades with new people, new teachers, and new expectations. Their extracurricular activities change and with it our week changes to accommodate them. My wife, who teaches 4th grade, has new

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Rhythm

Lydia decided that she wanted to be on the JV volleyball team this year and thus far she has really enjoyed it.  Both Amy and I were glad when Lydia decided she wanted to try this.  Playing volleyball is something totally new for her and so it was a little

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Routine!

My daughter, Bel, started Pre-K on Monday at Lewis & Clark.  Usually, I dread the end of summer, but this year, I’ve been looking forward to it.  This summer it seems like it has either been too hot to go outside or raining and never much in between.  I only

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Haiti

As many of you have heard we are planning our second trip to Haiti the week after Christmas. Last summer was our first trip to Haiti with Praying Pelicans. We took 14 youth and adults and worked at a home for girls with physical disabilities. We were so moved by

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Friday, December 25th

John 1:1-14 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. 5 The light shines in

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Wednesday, December 23rd

Micah 4:6-8 6 “In that day,” declares the Lord, “I will gather the lame; I will assemble the exiles and those I have brought to grief. 7 I will make the lame my remnant,     those driven away a strong nation. The Lord will rule over them in Mount Zion from that day and forever. 8 As

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