Why do we travel so far?

Why do we travel so far?

I am asked all the time, why do I travel so far away on my mission trips when there are lost to be found in my neighborhood. I usually reply, “God has called us all to Go and make disciples”. Part of it for me is act of obedience and the other part is a...
The Long Road Back Home

The Long Road Back Home

Nothing could be sweeter than the last leg of an overnight flight. For the last 12 days home was in an abandoned orphanage in Pacsmayo, Peru. The sites, the sounds and the smells were different but this place soon became familiar. A group of people who barely knew...
Back on the Road Again

Back on the Road Again

Trujillo, PeruWhere in the World is Trujillo? I am glad that you asked. It is about 9 hours (350 miles) from Lima. A very hard ride by car or about 2 hours by air. Monday, I will be traveling with Karl Lieber and several other folks from the great state of Missouri....
It’s a Start

It’s a Start

A couple of weeks ago, a small group of us got together and decided that we couldn’t just sit around while we waited on Mission Trips abroad. We decided that we need to Go-Give and Share Locally whenever we felt the Spirit move. Pam from our group messaged me a...
Don’t You Think It’s Time?

Don’t You Think It’s Time?

We all experience the season of Death a different way. My season started a couple of years ago when my Mom passed away. My heart was torn in two as I lay watch over her bedside as she gasped for last breaths. We knew that Death would be coming soon. Even though we...
Pack Lite

Pack Lite

As a new Christian, we really don’t understand God’s will for our life. We do know that God loves us and that that he gave us his son to die on a cross to save us from our Sins. As a more mature Christian, we understand what this love really means. We...