Special Announcement Concerning Linda’s Health

As you know, I underwent emergency surgery in Haiti this past October.  My gallbladder and appendix were removed during that twelve day hospital stay.  I have been striving to recover from a number of subsequent infections, even after a four day hospital stay in Iowa in November on intravenous antibiotics.  The pain has never fully gone away and…

Behind The Scenes

Recently I overheard some folks joking around with each other, saying that the one guy did not do any work because they never see him.  His job was to run the audio and visual equipment.  He responded by saying that he is always working!  Another voice was heard to say, “Sometimes the most important work…

New Year 2018

New Year 2018 As we start a new year, it is appropriate to extend my sincere gratitude to each person, whether a good friend or family member, for your love, support and commitment this past year.  It is because of you, and your willingness to be used by God to pray, to give messages of…

It’s the little things

Anyone who knows me, knows that I love to ride my bicycle.  As far back as I can remember, bicycling has been a part of my life.  It represents freedom to me and has proven to be a great form of exercise and stress reliever.  I particularly love riding on paved bike trails through through…

One Hundred Pairs Of Flip Flops

My friend, Mickie West, who is also a missionary in Haiti, recently wrote what I have been finding so difficult to put in words.  It is packed with wisdom and particularly valuable to anyone going on a short term trip to a developing country.  I am sharing this with her permission.  Her words follow with…

Summer 2017

Hello, Everyone! I want to give you an update and let you know that I will be in the States through August.  I want to increase awareness of our work in Haiti and trust God to raise the funds that we need.  How can you possibly help?  It would be greatly appreciated if some of…

Summer 2017

Hello, Everyone! I want to give you an update and let you know that I will be in the States through August.  I want to increase awareness of our work in Haiti and trust God to raise the funds that we need.  How can you possibly help?  It would be greatly appreciated if some of…