I have a wonderful newspaper deliveryman. He proudly walks into my classroom every morning with a smile on his face and a paper in his hand. He says hello and whatever else may come to mind. I am happy to greet him and his delivery brings my heart delight, especially before reading the newspaper filled… Continue reading The Foolish Things
In October, Meredith and I had a big decision to make regarding our vision for serving in Croatia in regards to the financial support. Under the advisement and care of Godly men in Josiah Venture we were told that they felt the lack of incoming support indicated to them that this was not God’s timing… Continue reading New Direction
Philippians 4:11-1411 Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. 12 I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or… Continue reading Contentment in Christ
Often we don’t have the energy to prepare a meal or just don’t have the time we will eat pizza. We eat a lot of pizza here. Thankfully, it is really good. Considering we are so close to Italy we can enjoy Italian style pizza. Sunday after church we ordered the XXL pizza from our… Continue reading Yet another post about food
Matthew 7: 9″Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? 10Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? 11If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts… Continue reading Hungry, Anyone?
I had a great time with the Lord the other morning, and I really meant to blog earlier just to share some of what God put on my heart. Here we go.(Verse) Phil. 1:1 “I am writing to all of God’s holy people…who belong to Christ Jesus, including the elders and deacons.”(Thought) Writing is something… Continue reading Thoughts from a Morning with the Philippians
Our first English camp is going really well. We have been blessed with good weather and great people. Everyone is having a great time. The stuents are enjoying English classes including all the American candy the team brought with them. I wonder how many cavaties students have after they leave camp? Sports are a hit. … Continue reading Day 5 of Camp
You know, I’ve participated in those hypothetical question discussions before, as I’m sure you have. They are the ones intended to provoke discussion in which people are able to find out more about you. Here’s a famous one: “If you could live in any time period in history, when would it be.” I have usually answered… Continue reading Pics to Match
This has been a busy week for us here in the city of Rijeka. Together with the team of summer interns we have visited many of the schools here asking for opportunities to talk with Croatian students and invite them to summer camps. Overall, we have been blessed with great favor. Even though principals, teachers,… Continue reading Update on Progress
I have believed for many years that God is able to touch and heal people in a miraculous way, but I have never personally experienced anything like what I am about to share.Last Friday, May 28, I finished a 3 day long team building exercise in Eastern Europe. Wednesday morning I left Rijeka, Croatia to… Continue reading Big Time Praises!