The Basics, and Learning to Trust

11 July 2017

It’s the basics that are important. Sharing the gospel, baptizing, teaching people to obey Christ. So it’s good to see it happening, for example, in Australia: Dear Praying Friends… And there are many special ways to serve – for example, this is a little late, but Happy Mother’s Day! (Uganda) And while we’re in Africa, […]

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Taking a Drive Through Europe

26 April 2016

Sometimes it’s interesting to hear a quick overview of what someone has been up to as a missionary over many years. So here’s a quick bio – appropriately entitled My updated bio… (United Kingdom). And how about a quick look at the like of a Mom in Russia – Checking In Missionaries in Europe just […]

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The Colour of Urine, and Other Missionary Reflections.

19 August 2015

We continue our survey of blogs with some of the newest blogs on the block… It’s surprisingly interesting to read about Being Dehydrated in Cambodia! Transition, transition transition – it’s Our chosen reality, no matter what… (Uganda) Biscuits for the Fire Brigade? Check it out! (Australia) Cyclone! (Vanuatu) Finally, more fun pictures – Best of […]

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War Widows, Confessions, Learning, and Serving…

20 May 2015

We’re into blogs today that are over 7 years old, as we work our way from the more experienced bloggers to the newbies. Reaching out to War Widows in Iraq Observations about the USA, in between living in Costa Rica… And now a Mission Moment from Kenya – a testimony from Anastasia. And in Niger […]

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Remember Romania!

25 February 2015

I do believe it’s time to stop and pray for Romania! Did you know that the biggest city in Romania is the capital, Bucharest? Did you know that there is a castle in Transylvania, Romania, commonly known as “Dracula’s Castle”? Did you know that the local currency is the Leu, which means Lion? Or that […]

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2014 European Tour!

9 October 2014

It’s about time we took a trip around Europe!  Let’s see what God has been doing… Belgium, Our Mission Field (Belgium)  Ever been in Belgium? Even though you would not be able to locate it on the world map, you probably know it is a small land in the West… Heading off to church through […]

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Happy Martisor! (a little late)

21 May 2012

All right, so we’re a little late.  Martisor is a holiday in Romania on March 1st.  One missionary explains: March 1st in Romania is a cute little holiday called "Martisor" meaning "little March."  Symbolically it is related to woman in celebration of life and continuity.  The idea is that men/boys will give little Martisor to […]

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More posts from New Missionary Bloggers…

29 March 2012

I know, I’m still stuck on those newer bloggers.  Last week I put up some posts from Africa – this time we’re not going to be so specific… The Funny, Strange, Bizarre, … and the Blessed  Do you ever see anything… unusual in Peru?  I’m sure this post isn’t the half of it… From the […]

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Recent Missionary Posts: Events, Change, and Culture

31 August 2011

We have a very eclectic mix of posts today, from all over the world.  Some have great insights into culture, others talk about ministry opportunities, and others challenges that missionaries are facing.  Check them out! Glimpse of Romania:  We traveled again to Gherla, Romania, this last weekend. The trip takes between four and six hours, […]

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Voice of the Vets (January 2011)

12 January 2011

Every once in a while I like to feature our veteran bloggers.  It’s been a while – in fact, I don’t think I did it once in 2010! Hong Kong, China So here are some recent posts from the bloggers who have been blogging the longest.  I especially focused on those that I haven’t written […]

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