Choices, Destiny, Finishing, Marriage, Misfit, Missionary, Missions, Perspective

Taking Note

We take notes, leave notes or send notes of things that are important to remember. There's an entire industry devoted to helping people remember. Post It © notes have likely saved thousands of us from disaster when reminding us of important things. We have our own version of Post It © notes here in Africa:… Continue reading Taking Note

Choices, Courage, Destiny, Hope, Missions

Shoot For The Moon

I've heard it said that if you shoot for the moon, you might hit the stars. If you shoot for nothing, that is exactly what you will get.

Choices, Comfort, Courage, Destiny, Markets, Missionary, Missions, Obedience, Perspective, Rescue

It Was Good

So what is it that keeps me going when giving up sorely tempts me to walk away? I can answer this question with a question: What is there to go back to?

The misfit is made to stand out not fit in.
Church planting, Control, Destiny, Misfit, Missionary, Missions

Our Normal, A Road Less Traveled

Most young couples dream of building careers, buying property and weekend barbecues. Us? We were busy trying to book cheap flights, set up international vaccination appointments and get our passports.

Choices, Church planting, Destiny, Dreams, God's call, Missions, Obedience, The Call of God

No Fine Print

It seems that this life that we have chosen, that many have chosen before us, never comes with any "fine print" to read. There is no full disclosure, no rigid job description, nor is there any guarantee of what this world would consider to be success.

Covid19, Destiny, Markets, Missions, Perspective, Purpose

Say That Five Times, I Dare You!

We’re in a special time here in Bujumbura, Burundi (say Bujumbura fast five times, I dare you). It feels like we are in the middle of a city-wide revival in spite of the Covid crisis, in spite of intense poverty and in spite of political uncertainty. Our nation has passed through generations of ethnic strife… Continue reading Say That Five Times, I Dare You!