Monthly Archives: March 2013

Off to Honduras for the week

Well, we are headed to Honduras in the early morning to meet our girls! Should be there around noon St. James time & our girls will be at the airport with Allison. Staying in St. Louis tonight because we have to be at the airport at 4:00am. To the right is our massive pile of luggage I just carted up… Read more →

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How He Loves Us

How He Loves Us

Ashley Redburn shared this video with us and I wanted it on our blog as a reminder to us. How easy is it to forget just how much God loves us given what this world likes to tell us about ourselves? You aren’t pretty enough, in good enough shape, smart enough, a good enough speaker, etc, etc. Tell someone they… Read more →

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Setting an example

In our Christian family we have been fortunate enough to call Al & Betty Lou Bennett grandparents. For years, we have not only listened to but also watched them progress through their journey as missionaries. Most people in their mid-seventies are well into retirement by now.  Not this couple, they are missionaries working diligently to reach the end of their… Read more →

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What is Eternal Family Project?

I was watching this video tonight and wanted to share it. It is from a while back, but it really shows where many of the girls in Eternal Family Project came from. For that matter, where Eternal Family Project came from… After watching it, and knowing how awesome the girls are doing, it’s hard to even think of the dark… Read more →

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What if you don't?

What if you don’t?

We tend to focus on the “what if you do this” in our conversations about life. For example, what if you eat healthy & work out?  Will you get that beach body you want, or at least not feel ashamed to wear certain clothes? The “what if you do this” mentality motivates us to get to the gym and workout… Read more →

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Thankful

Our hearts are overflowing with thankfulness.  First off to God for allowing us to follow Him on this amazing journey.  I have always loved the Bible verse; “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11  I never… Read more →

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What the enemy wants you to believe...

Ever feel not good enough?

Maybe it’s for your kids, spouse, girlfriend, boyfriend, mother, father, God, friend, pet, brother, sister, teacher, or anyone else that simply means a ton to you.  It’s usually those closest to us that we feel inadequate to. Maybe it’s not being a good spouse Not being a “good enough” mother or father Serving God how you know you should Walking… Read more →

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Confirmations

We have known all along that God has been leading this whole journey, yet He continues to give us confirmation upon confirmation.  This last confirmation was a biggie…We got a full price offer on our house AND the people offered to let us stay in the house until the end of May! YES, you read that right! After only 9… Read more →

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