As 2015 came to a close, I realized that God had been answering some really specific prayers for Kevin, me and and our ministry with Wycliffe. While in the USA, I re-learned the art of diligent study in order to succeed academically. Continue reading 2015: A Special Year
In 2014 we found ourselves grieving yet rejoicing with Notsi families as well as our own. Although our work kept us in town managing the missionary Guest House much of the time, we drove down to the village for short visits when we could. Continue reading Reflecting on a Season of Grief
Thank you again and again for praying for us. As you know we decided to come home earlier because of my mother’s failing health. The doctor suspected that she might last a few more weeks. By God’s grace Kevin was able to get airline tickets changed with no real change in original plus fee. Continue reading Prayer Update
It was Friday, August 29, 2014, that we received word that Gertrude’s mother was not doing well. The doctor said that she might last only a few weeks. We dropped everything and began to make plans to return to the U.S. as quickly as we could. I spent most of Saturday trying to rebook… Continue reading Farewell to Lossu
- Kevin and I are re-united and now residing in Lossu Village. We are grateful for opportunities to serve both the church and nation in Bible translation and literacy and education.
- The Notsi people continue to buy the Scripture booklets…
Continue reading Hurrying back to US
Gertrude has been away for the last 6 weeks. At long last she has come home to me. We will … Continue reading Gertrude is home!!!
July we just finished a very full and busy eight months in the U.S.A. It seems that when ever possible we were traveling one place or another. November we arrived in Dallas from our short vacation in Australia. After just three days we were on our way to Orlando to visit at the Wycliffe USA office. It was so good to see friends that after so many years. We rented a car to visit Gertrude’s sister in Tampa. Continue reading Furlough 2012
Just weeks before Gertrude’s mother’s 83rd birthday she suffered a stroke. We rejoice that she has recovered as well as … Continue reading Gertrude travels home
September 22, 2010 This year Gertrude was recognized by Wycliffe for her service in the organization for 25 years. My … Continue reading Our Ninth Anniversary
It was nice to have the weekend off for Mother’s day. When we got back to the village, the church … Continue reading Gertrude’s Mother’s Day Story