Getting Ready to Return

We are currently in the middle of another road trip across the states, meeting with our church partners and communicating the vision for the next phase of ministry in our little corner of… Continue reading

Somewhere…Stuck In The Middle

Transition from one culture to another brings with it new ways of living. For 3 years we haven’t had a car and suddenly we’re flying down the interstate at 70 miles an hour.… Continue reading

On the Road Again

We have wrapped up our two and a half years here on Nosy Be. Ministry has come to a close, good-byes have been said, and all of the things we have accumulated over… Continue reading

They Will Continue…

When I was told about the strategy of TIMO I went through a process of responses. I liked the non-imposing style of entering a rural community to live and learn the language and… Continue reading


I know it makes many of the people who knew me in my teens and early twenties confused when they read this blog or hear about my life in Africa for the last… Continue reading

When Flies Persist…

I had fallen. The wound was gaping and spilling blood across the floor. I needed a doctor. I chose to clean it, wrap it and wait it out. A month passed…it oozed. It… Continue reading

The Latest

Friends, it is cooling down here on the island, which means the high is 86 instead of 89, and people around us are enjoying the abundance of rice and fish that define April… Continue reading

Celebration in the Village

I was about to participate in another traditional Sakalava ritual. The ground was swept clean and covered with grass mats, the mango and guava trees had been cut back, and a beautiful entrance… Continue reading

The Meaning of Words

We continue to praise God for bringing Hudson Quinn into the world on February 18th. He is a blessing to our family and we look forward to the years God gives us to… Continue reading

Getting Caught Up

We have arrived safely in Antananarivo, where we will remain until the little one is born, God willing. It has been a few weeks since our last post, so let me get you… Continue reading

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