Colossians 3:17 “And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” Greetings from Kenya! It’s hard to believe we have only been in Africa three weeks. We began our time here by recovering from travel in Nairobi. … Continue reading Why Africa? Why RVA?
To get here, there has been a slow, jerky climb. Even when we weren't sure what we were doing, the designer’s system pulled us ahead - inch by inch. The weight of what is to come falls off as the designer funnels our focus. We have faith the design will bring us to … Continue reading At the Top
1 John 2:17 “The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever.” Let’s celebrate for God is so, so good. He aligned all the details and we were cleared yesterday to move to Kenya! There is no way we could have made it without the love, … Continue reading On Our Way!
Psalm 37:5-6 “Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this: He will make your righteousness shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noonday sun.” Here is a quick update with only three days left. All we have left to raise is $140 a month! Please … Continue reading Pray 140
Proverbs 22:7: “The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.” (NIV) A few years ago I met a long lost uncle. As soon as I met him, he start giving financial advice. This guy had some nerve barging into our home and telling us stories about how to handle … Continue reading Financial Peace
Mark 10:46-52 Then they came to Jericho. As Jesus and his disciples, together with a large crowd, were leaving the city, a blind man, Bartimaeus (which means “son of Timaeus”), was sitting by the roadside begging. When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy … Continue reading Pray 750
Proverbs 16:9 “In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.” There are many dates we hold close to our hearts. Some dates bring memories of joy while others bring feelings of pain and suffering. We remember the day we got married, the day our children were born, and the days … Continue reading 6/14/18