When God Is Funny

When God Is Funny
I love that God has a sense of humor. Really, I do! For my family, God's humorous side usually translates into new adventures. Sometimes those adventures are... let's say ones we might not otherwise choose. You know, those things that you once-upon-a-time said, "I'll never..." about. "I'll never live THERE..." "I'll never do THAT..." And my personal favorite, "I'll NEVER be called to be a missionary!" These last few months, the thing bo...

What We Learned in Andros

What We Learned in Andros
We got home yesterday from the second trip in our 2-week adventure, and are both exhausted. Travel is tiring, hotels are tiring, driving is tiring, and going to see what God is saying can be tiring. Add a stomach bug on top, and, well, you get the idea. TIRING. First, let me say that the Bahamas and Andros were, as always, beautiful. Part of what is so incredibly frustrating about the situation in Andros is that it IS beautiful. Not only that, i

Andros and… Nicaragua??

Andros and… Nicaragua??
We leave tomorrow to go back to Raleigh (we just got home yesterday afternoon). Our flight to the Bahamas is at 7:00 Thursday morning. Getting to Andros is a bit of a quest. You can get to Nassau easily and pretty inexpensively on just about any airline. (Be careful though - they will purposefully oversell those flights, and you could get bumped like they tried to do to me the first time we went, leaving my 12 year old son on the plane alone! Needless ...