Category: Update

A New Season of Life

“For everything there is an appointed time, and an appropriate time for every activity on earth:” (Ecclesiastes 3:1, NET) Since 2003, we’ve been sending out our weekly requests for your Strategic Thoughts (prayers) for us, and Good News (answered prayers). You committed to pray for us, so we committed to give you something to pray for and rejoice…
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Using our History to Process the Present

As I (Bruce) have been reading through 1 Chronicles, Psalm 77, Psalm 78, and others, I was struck by how the authors used their history and past experiences to process their present situation. It helped give them courage and God-given wisdom to not give up; to keep going forward and to keep their focus on…
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Allen, TX to Okmulgee, OK and Back:

In the last 6 weeks or so, we’ve traveled just over 4,000 miles, and most of those miles have been between Allen, TX, and Okmulgee, OK, with a number of shorter trips to Tulsa and back. We’ve enjoyed the time together as we’ve seen some interesting things along the road. We noted in previous ST’s…
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Hitting the Pause Button

We are finding that after 3-4 days of sorting, and cleaning things from Bruce’s mother’s home, we need a break. After returning from Katie’s conference on Jan. 28, we realized that it was long past time to take that break, so we packed up a few clothes and headed out! Many of our Idaho friends…
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