Our Journey – (Part 10) – Going Public

(This is post in a 10 part series of posts detailing the events leading up to our move from Ithaca to Dublin. You can read the whole series here) One of the hardest things about living in Ithaca is having to constantly say good-bye to friends. Students come for 4...

Our Journey (Part 9) –

(This is part 9 in a 10 part series of posts detailing the events leading up to our move from Ithaca to Dublin. You can read the whole series here. Next week we’ll wrap things up talking about sharing the news with our church in Ithaca.) After Méabh came home...

Our Journey (Part 7) – St. Patrick’s Day

(This is part 7 in a series of posts detailing the events leading up to our move from Ithaca to Dublin. You can read the whole series here) As we approached the end of February 2011, the big thing on our minds was the pregnancy. We were learning new medical terms like...

Our Journey (Part 6) Who Put That Brick Wall There?

(This is part 6 in a series of posts detailing the events leading up to our move from Ithaca to Dublin. You can read the whole series here) When we left off last time, at the end of December, Ireland was off the table. So in January, we began looking at new homes to...
Our Journey (part 4) – A Bit of a Curve Ball

Our Journey (part 4) – A Bit of a Curve Ball

(This is the fourth post in a series detailing our journey from Ithaca to Dublin. You can find the previous posts here, here & here.) “What do you want us to do with the next 20 years of our lives?” I already knew the answer to that question. In fact I...

Our Journey (part 3) – Getting Reoriented

(This is the third post in a series detailing our journey from Ithaca to Dublin. You can find the previous post here, & here.) By October of 2009 the craziness of the previous 2 years was settling down. The Vineyard was about to move into its new location, and I...
Our Journey (part 2) – The Prequel

Our Journey (part 2) – The Prequel

On the one hand it feels like the whole, “Let’s move to Dublin and plant a church,” thing came out of left field. Yet as I step back and look at the year or two leading up to Ireland first popping up on our radar, it makes a lot more sense. *Let me...

Summer Plans Falling into Place

Our schedule is filling out a bit more as we move closer and closer to our visit to NY, and we’ll have a general update on which part of the state (Long Island, Chautauqua County, or Ithaca) we’ll be in throughout the month in the hope that we can...
A Summer Update

A Summer Update

As we mentioned in our most recent newsletter, we are heading to NY for 4 weeks this summer. We’re excited about reconnecting with our family and many of our friends. We do have a couple of updates since then. First off it will be all 6 of us coming back, not...