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++ Graduation! A Mile Marker Reached ++
When we reach the finish line of a major accomplishment, we experience satisfaction and joy. Graduation brings a sense of relief. It’s that feeling of “I’m finally done!” And there’s the “I can’t believe I’m done” exuberance on top of … Continue reading
Posted in Articles of Interest, Home Page Tagged detours, dissolution, frustrated goals, goals, graduation, missionary teamwork, missions teams Leave a comment
Do Missionaries Need Friends?
At first glance this question may seem to have an obvious answer. “Of course they do! All people need friends.” True as that may be, a genuine friendship for many missionaries is not easy to come by. Nor it is … Continue reading
Posted in Articles of Interest, Home Page Tagged adaptation, friendship, openness, returning from field, transitions 2 Comments
Life in the “Wild West”
Lawlessness was typical in the days of the expansion to the west of the United States during the 1800’s. It was “every man for himself,” as the saying goes. It was common place to carry a weapon, and even women … Continue reading
Summary of our Term in Ten Minutes
We could tell the story in a dozen different ways. Looking back we can clearly see how God has sustained and blessed during our eighth term of ministry in Chile. Statistics can’t tell the whole story of the variety of ministries … Continue reading
Posted in Home Page, Prayer Letters Tagged ABWE Chile, church planting, Rogers Video report, Santiago Chile Leave a comment
On the Downward Slope?
Are you concerned, agitated, worried about the future of the United States of America? If so, you may want to hear what I have to say. I believe that history has a few things to teach us. First of all, … Continue reading
Families and Missions
It was a fun and eye-opening weekend staying with some “new” friends in one of our supporting churches. The family was not only hospitable, but down-to-earth. Plus they knew what a missionary faces while traveling. They were formerly missionaries as … Continue reading
The Results are in…and Missions Reading Loses!
I have kept you waiting to know what reading I would recommend. I hope the wait has not been too aggravating! In the meantime, maybe some of you decided to go searching for some good reading on your own. That … Continue reading