Random Thoughts From Our Trip to the States

When you spend a lot of time driving or flying, you have time to think…here are some of the random thoughts from our 5 weeks in the States: I can’t remember ever seeing so many police on the roads. For a while it felt like they were following us. We actually did...

Tales from the Road : The Old Neighborhood

It is still crazy for me to realize that I moved to Albany 29 years ago this August, and haven’t lived here for 24 years. This morning we had breakfast in our old neighborhood. The picture above is of the parking lot of the local Hannafords. It used to be Stop and...

Tales From the Road : Tired

We have been seeing way to much of the world through a windshield lately. We are now in the third and final leg of our Home Missions Assignment. And it might be catching up with me. Yesterday morning we left Western NY at 6 am (after just under 3 hours of sleep) and...

Random Thoughts from WNY

Random things I’m thinking about… HMA Update: We are currently starting week 2 of our Home Missions Assignment. Tomorrow (July 4th) Liz and I get on a plane and head to Atlanta for four packed days. We’ll be able to connect with 5 families while we are...

Should I Pray or Should I Go Now

(the above photo is from a stop in Saugatuck, Michigan earlier this week) In the early 90s, Liz and I were on a missions trip in the Philippines. The van they rented to cart our team around had a wonky starter. Nearly every time we piled in, we’d hear that sound...