Book Review: Joy School

No more homework, No more books, No more teacher’s dirty looks! So begins the rhyme of summertime.  Lazy days with nothing to do.  No school projects.  No schoolwork.  No school activities.   Time to read what *I* want.  Time to do the things *I* want to do. And I choose to read a book with the … [Read more…]

Into Africa, Third Verse: Dancing Like Elephants

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.    Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, … [Read more…]

Into Africa, Third Verse: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Okay, okay, I admit it.  There were no trains involved in the making of this blog post.  There were bicycles and boda-bodas (motorcycles) and lots and lots of big trucks, and unfortunately those don’t rhyme.  Therefore, I’m sticking with trains.  Deal with it. I guess I could call this post “Planes, Narrow Lanes, and Automobiles”.  … [Read more…]