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In His Image to Manage His Creation

“Then God said, ‘Let us make man in our image, after our likeness.  And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens  and over the livestock and over all the earth  and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.‘”  (Genesis 1:26, ESV) The author…
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From Weld Prep and Archery

“For the word of God is living and active,  sharper than any two-edged sword,  piercing to the division of soul and of spirit,  of joints and of marrow,  and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.”  (Hebrews 4:12, ESV) From sewing to serving food and from weld prep to archery, a day in the…
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Dateline: Dodge City, KS

“The Lord watches over the sojourners; … ”  (Psalm 146:9, ESV) A few years ago we tried using the “Rule of 2” for our travel plan: travel only 200 miles/day, take a break every 2 hours, stop by 2 PM, and travel every 2nd day.  Our plan also included staying at free locations along our…
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A Grandmother and Her Handicapped Granddaughter

“Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this:  to care for orphans and widows in their adversity  and to keep oneself unstained by the world.”  (James 1:27) About 23 years ago, the founder of Hope House (http://ahome2come2.com) acquired their current location in Marsing, ID. The property came with no running water, no usable…
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We Plan … He Directs

“A person plans his course,  but the Lord directs his steps.”  (Proverbs 16:9) We planned to spend a couple of days in Hailey, ID to visit Katie’s niece on the way to our next project. As we plan, we also pay close attention to the weather. We’ve been through tornado warnings (and tornadoes close by),…
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A Quick Update

Our time in Eastern Idaho is rapidly coming to a close. 😔 We will leave next Friday for Hailey, ID to spend a couple of days with Katie’s niece and then move on to the Boise, ID area in preparation for our next project. We have enjoyed our time here in Rigby, ID. We have…
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Fur-baby Update

Inquiring minds have been wondering, “What is happening with your furry travel companions?” Here is a brief history and update, in case your inquiring mind was curious! 😄 Mr. Lucky (bottom center) was Bruce’s mother’s dog. When she passed away in Jan. 2019 we were not ready for a pet. We needed to return to…
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Where Next?

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart,  and do not rely on your own understanding.  Acknowledge him in all your ways,  and he will make your paths straight.”  (Proverbs 3:5–6) A friend recently asked: “Now that you’ve traveled to and slept in all the lower 48 states in your home-on-wheels, have you found the…
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Learning to Relax?

“He said to them,  “Come with me privately to an isolated place  and rest a while …”  (Mark 6:31) We’re not in an isolated place but we are trying our best to relax; it just does not come naturally for us. There is always something that needs to be done. But, isn’t that the way…
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The Rule of Twos

Three years ago we made a concerted effort to travel from ID to MO abiding by the Rule of Twos: travel only 200 miles/day, travel every second day, stop every two hours, and be off the road by 2 PM. We’ve occasionally tried to do this on our travels since, but usually, we are just…
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