Category Archives: CrossWay International

Duct Tape, Load Locks, and Waiting Rooms… Oh My!

Have you ever noticed that life doesn’t always go as planned?  In fact, I’ve come to the conclusion that it actually very seldom does.        It’s a lesson my kids have had to learn early….  We have a … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Packing is Like Bathing a Cat…

A lot of traveling happens in this house.  This is a wonderful part of our ministry, but it involves a lot of packing.  As in, a LOT of packing.  Having spent this past week readying Allen for his trip to Africa, I … Continue reading

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How Does My Garden Grow?

This is our garden.  Beautiful, isn’t it? Here, Nathan is pointing out to me his cucumber plants, named  Larry and Lufti. Why does he have to point them out?  Because, I CAN’T SEE THEM through the weeds! We didn’t plan … Continue reading

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Swallowed Up

The stage swallowed my son. Strange, but true. While attempting to help daddy with the electronics under the stage at our church, Nathan got stuck. Daddy rescued him and all was well, but not before I snapped some pictures. But … Continue reading

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Guest Post from 10 Year Old Rachel…

This week was an adventure.  I was going to post about it, but I discovered that Rachel had already written about it in her journal – and it was so good, I asked if she would be willing to share … Continue reading

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This is the Life… (of one International Missionary)

Have you ever wondered what the life of an international missionary looks like on a daily basis? Maybe not, but I certainly did before we became that family, and I had no idea how God would continually surprise me with … Continue reading

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The Love of Jesus – Sweet and Marvelous!

We have so much to share about the Philippines and we are trying to get out a report on all that happened while also gearing up for Sports Camp in Nicaragua!  (And we have very exciting news to share about … Continue reading

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Goodbyes

Adios.  Paalam na.  Kwaheri.  Goodbye.  It’s hard to say it in any language. It’s hard for daddy to say goodbye to his family before he flies out to other countries…   And then it’s hard for him to say goodbye … Continue reading

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No Towels. No Foundations.

We recently had the opportunity to share our ministry with a couple of churches in Southern California. Of course, this also gave us the opportunity to visit the beach! And being the organized mom that I am, I made sure … Continue reading

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Treasure…

I recently sent my children on a nature scavenger hunt. I wish I could say I was one of those Pinterest homeschool moms who had it planned as part of our nature-lap book-botany-unit study for biology, or something equally as … Continue reading

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