Yearly Archives: 2013

The ultimate understatement…

From yesterday’s post… 5. Thankful that, despite having to make ANOTHER trip to the Honduran mainland TOMORROW to try and resolve our residency issue before our current visas expire on Saturday, God is ALWAYS in control and simply wants us to LET HIM run the show. Today’s reality… (Note:  ALL […]


Give Thanks To God

Indescribable Gratitude 2

  There are simply NOT enough hours in the day for me to adequately list all we are thankful for today. God has been so good and gracious to our family. To HIM be ALL the glory! Just to name a very few things… 1. Despite the house running out […]

Clínica Esperanza – Great care…even better people!

Clínica Esperanza is a wonderful place with wonderful people.  We had our first visit there during our exploratory visit back in November 2012, when Hannah reacted to Thimble Jellyfish stings.  We’ve had plenty more visits there since moving to Roatan in July 2013 (most of you know our stories about […]


Beautiful Baptisms

We have experienced many “firsts” since moving to Honduras. Many good…a few not so good. Well, this is one AWESOME first that I hope is the first of MANY, MANY to come. I have seen some beautiful baptisteries through the years…all of them man-made.  Well, once again, God shows we […]

God’s Amazing Mercy! 1

WOW! This was such a wonderfully written piece, offering some very powerful insight into God’s Word, I simply felt it worthy of sharing. You are encouraged to go read Jon Bloom’s post titled: God’s Bright Design for Your Bitter Providences A couple of thoughts shared by Jon: When we want God […]

Grateful hearts…

Since some of you that follow our ministry web page postings may not be on Facebook, I just wanted to share Karin’s Facebook posting from today: Today I am so thankful for family and friends (also family of God) who have continually shown us love, prayer and kindness as we […]

What is total surrender? 8

A moment of confession… Many of you know some of our challenges since moving to Honduras. Further, some of you know some of my personal aggravation as of late, feeling like, despite pouring my heart out to God, asking for Him to make Himself known to me in specific ways […]

Ocean view from the house.

Road Trip – Final Update

The following is an email sent tonight, immediately following the road trip from Texas to Honduras: All, For my final update directly related to the trip itself…. We finally arrived in Roatan last night. It was pure joy to have Karin waiting to take us to our new home. God came through […]

Road Trip – Second Update

The following is an email sent tonight, during the road trip from Texas to Honduras: Another quick update: Made it into Honduras. A bit of a rough time at the border crossing, but the end result was fine. All border crossings now complete…never had to unload the trailer. This crossing […]


Road Trip – First Update

The following is an email sent this morning, during the road trip from Texas to Honduras: Dear Sunday School Class, Purple Man Group, and others from FBCA, My apologies for not providing an update before now. Our days have been extremely long and challenging, including driving many hours at night […]