Category: Pre-Field Stories

Happy 5th Birthday, Ruth!

Our oldest kiddo turns five today and we plan to celebrate her in a big way all weekend long!

Summer 2020: Ministries Part 1

After moving out of Alaska at the beginning of the summer, life looked totally different. But we knew that we still wanted to be involved in ministry somehow while we were settled in Oregon. So we waited for God to open the doors…

Happy Thanksgiving!

We have much to be thankful for this year…

A Day in the Life: Tennessee

One day last week, we documented what we did all day. We did this once before while living in Oregon, so it’s fun to see how different our day-to-day reality is now!

Happy Birthday, Allen!

We have now celebrated eight of Allen’s birthdays together and each of his birthdays take us someplace new.

Thank You x 100!

The last few days have been filled with awe, praise, random bits of laughter, and lots of excitement…

Beach Trip Recap!

The last two and a half years have been full of meetings, assignments, packing, changes, and feelings of, “Wow, God! What next?”

Happy Birthday, Clara!

Our Clara Mae is THREE today!!

You Know God is Preparing You for West Africa When…

Since we arrived in Oregon in early June, we’ve said to each other at least every other day, “Well, [this situation] is just preparing for us for Togo!” So we wanted to share some examples of that from this last week…

A Day in the Life

Now that we are settled in Oregon temporarily, we wanted to show you what an average day looks like. Spoiler alert: it’s A LOT different from our life in Alaska.