There really are some benefits to jet lag. Like right now, I am laying in bed with my China doll watching her favorite show, “Jungle Junction”. (I have no idea why somebody [Continue reading…]

Vision after China

Yes, I am definitely home from China. It is 11PM and I am wide-awake. I guess that jet lag thing is for real. I feel like it is 11 in the morning [Continue reading…]

Love builds trust

There has been so much happen in the days while we have been here in China that it will probably take weeks to process. The one thing that continues to go over [Continue reading…]

“Complete my joy…”

Philippians 2:1 “So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy by being of the same mind, [Continue reading…]

The Power of Prayer

I am a firm believer that prayer does make a difference in ever situation. But, why do I sometimes take it for granted? Well, yesterday was a test of my beliefs. I [Continue reading…]

Are You Known By What You Do or By Who You Are?

There really can be some benefits to being trapped on a plane for 13 hours. One would think that this type of confinement with hundreds of other people could make a man [Continue reading…]

Why China?

I am asked almost weekly, “why did you all pick China for your mission trips?” Well, I think it is simple. We are called. I didn’t say I am called, or you [Continue reading…]

One Week and Counting

It is hard to believe that a week from today Hope Smiles and our dental team will be heading to Luoyang, China for another mission trip to Maria’s Big House of Hope. [Continue reading…]

Another Season In The Books

  Well, today ended another football season. This was two Sundays in a row we had an event that ended a football season. Last week it was the year end football banquet [Continue reading…]

“Wide Left” – When All Depends On You

Today was a great day.  Laying around and watching football all day long. What more could a guy ask for? Well, how about some very exciting games? Okay, I got that also, [Continue reading…]