The Lighter Side of Darkness {A Post by Tony}

“How was your weekend?” It’s a question we ask each other and the normative response is generally, “Great.” Follow up. “What did you do?” And you find yourself going down a list of things you did that weekend. People ask me this question and I’m always ready with a response based off who they are … Continue reading The Lighter Side of Darkness {A Post by Tony}

For When it isn’t Enough {A post by Tony}

People often ask me what the worst part of this job is.  Contrary to popular belief it's not gunfire at all hours of the day and night, physical violence, constant lies, all our things that have gone missing, lice, broken promises, mice or a myriad of other things to choose from.Jesus said (Mathew 10:22) that we … Continue reading For When it isn’t Enough {A post by Tony}

Short-term missions…and why my kids will probably stay home.

I think I've figured out the frustration I feel as I watch them walk up and down these streets most days. Them in their white button up shirts and straight ties, pressed black pants and backpacks slung nonchalantly over their shoulders.I've figured out my frustration over their boldness in approaching strangers who carry brown paper … Continue reading Short-term missions…and why my kids will probably stay home.