A Quiet House and Trust

Today I walked into a silent house. Eerily silent. All I could think about was how much activity is happening outside of this house that normally contains so much chaos and laughter. Jolene is in Ethiopia, spending time with the students at Bright Future Academy. Our children are having a blast with their grandparents, and […]

What 136 Students Taught Me About Joy

The gate to Bright Future Academy squeaked open and the sound of 136 children filled the campus. Slowly but surely heads turned, little legs ran, and arms wrapped us from head to toe. The smiles and laughter were everywhere and for a moment all the weight of traveling lifted. As you might expect, it was […]