A Different Kind of Humbling

The first sin to rear its head when we began thinking through raising support was pride. We made the mental shift from going fully supported by an organization to being responsible for raising our own support and paying our own way, and my first thought was, “God, I do not want to have to ask people for money. I know…

Support Raising Update

To our partners in the Gospel: We are halfway through our 3-month effort at raising the remainder of the funds we need to be able to live and minister in the Czech Republic, and we have been blown away by how God has provided. In the past 6 weeks, we have had 22 face-to-face meetings, 10 over-the-phone and Skype conversations…

January Update

Happy New Year to our Gospel partners! We hope and pray that your new year has gotten off to a good start! The beginning of the new year has marked a season of new beginnings for our family. Not only are we living in a new place and expecting a new addition to our family, but God has also been doing…

Sinful, Saved, & Sent

This post is a summary of a sermon I recently preached called “Sinful, Saved, & Sent.” It is taken from Ezekiel 36.22–36, and it represents some of my thoughts as I have processed our family’s call to missions. God acts for the sake of His holy name (vv. 22–23) God is preoccupied with protecting His name. The fundamental reason God gives…