Category Archives: Calling

Shifting Perceptions

“…and my eyes no longer gaze the same on the face of the world.” — Jean Hatzfeld (Machete Season: The Killers in Rwanda Speak) Lately I have been thinking about the possible endeavour that Christy and I are wading into. … Continue reading

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“Get over it…it’s been years!”

I was just reading a study on a specific trauma counselling technique used with Rwandan youth dealing with the genocide, when I came across something that made me pause. Basically, the study measured the symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in … Continue reading

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Holding Pattern

Right now, we are in that interesting time between our last trip and firm plans for a future trip. We have been in touch with the people on the ground in Kenya, and are looking to see what the next … Continue reading

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Please pray…

Christy and I are struggling with a number of things as we get ready to leave for Kenya on Thursday. Not only are we struggling with the task to leave our children for 12 days, but we also need help … Continue reading

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Stepping off the cliff…

We are now less than 2 weeks away from our trip, and we are realizing that…we can’t do it in our own strength! There is no possible way that I will be able to teach this challenging, dense material in … Continue reading

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We want to be grabbers and not nibblers…

“Christ wants not nibblers of the possible, but grabbers of the impossible.” — C.T. Studd Today at our church we had our ‘World Impact Sunday’, in which numerous global workers from around the world came to speak to us about … Continue reading

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Obscure Angles…

Here is a quote I came across tonight as I was reading “They Come Back Singing” by Gary Smith. It sums up a lot about how we feel regarding this whole project, so I will simply offer it without comment: … Continue reading

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