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We’re Off the Ground!

I don’t mean literally off the ground, unfortunately. It will be several years before I begin pilot training (if the Lord wills). But we do have several supporters who signed up for monthly commitments! This is huge to us and we are so humbled and grateful to those who made the commitment official. We now […]

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Adilene Gets Sick, Janice Gets Queasy, & I Get Budgeting Help

The zoning enforcement officer knocks on my door. “So you’re starting a hog farm in your backyard? We’re getting complaints about some sort of smell.” I shook my head. “No, that’s my daughter, Adilene. She has the stomach bug.” He crinkled his nose. “May God be with you.” He quickly leaves the premises with his […]

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Dropping the Ball on New Years

Quick family update. It was 2 degrees today in Goshen, Indiana! That’s pretty cold, in case you aren’t familiar with how a thermometer works. It didn’t stop my wife though. She bundled up Adilene in seventy different types of cold weather gear; blankets, sweaters, a beanie, gloves, boots, socks, more socks, several more blankets, and […]

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Nocturnal Zombie Drivers

The Bible states that we should be “of a sound mind.” (2 Timothy 1:7, KJV) I don’t disagree but I think maybe Paul didn’t quite understand what traveling with a sick baby in a minivan was like. Is there a little leeway with the “sound mind” standard? Like, I’m mostly coherent but there is a […]

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Romance and Raccoons; How Janice and I Met

Our  story started with Adam and Eve in the book of Genesis, but that’s the long version. I’ll shorten it a bit. So how did I get so lucky? I ask myself that question sometimes. We both went on WATER. WATER is an acronym for World Awareness Training in Evangelistic Responsibilities. It’s a six week […]

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Family Photo Fun

We needed better pictures for our prayer cards and newsletters so we scheduled a halfway professional photographer to take them for us. You know, a photographer that is good enough to take nice pictures but not so good that you can’t afford them. We were lucky enough to know one of these photographers and at […]