Rome

The whiplash from the red dirt and poverty of Africa to one of Europe’s most iconic cities was surreal, plus we were exhausted from our all night flight. We had booked an apartment on AirBnB and were met by a sweet older lady who spoke not a lick of english to show us...

Kenya

Our Sabbatical kicked off with a family trip around the world, following the theme of “serve, learn, play.” We started by flying into Nairobi, Kenya to stay with our friends Fred and Alice and serve alongside them for a week. This was my 4th visit, Lisa’s 2nd and our...

Sabbatical Reflections

As many of my readers know our church graciously granted me a sabbatical for 14 weeks starting in June 2016. I’m nearing the end of the sabbatical, so I’ll be posting some reflections on what I experienced and learned. So many people have gone out of their way to...