Ben’s Baptism

This was, as they say, the moment parent’s pray for. I just didn’t know it yet. The text came from Ben saying, “Please come up here (to the house), I need to talk to you.” Ok, with a 17 year old, this could potentially mean a lot of things. Thankfully, the ride up to the…

Merry Christmas 2018!

We wanted to share a few Christmas photos with those of you who we love and could not be with. Marinajo (along with lots of help – especially from Rebekah) wrote and produced a short children’s Christmas program that was just so cute and such a blessing. Know that we are well and that we…

2018 Ministry Milestones!

2018 was another blessed and eventful year. We celebrated our 10th anniversary of being here full time at Loma de Luz! We saw the opening (albeit a preliminary opening) of the Loma de Luz prosthetics lab and our first few prosthetics fit for patients. We also saw the successful completion of phase 1 of our…

Fall 2018 Highlights!

The annual fall “march of teams” to Loma de Luz, several of which we sponsor every year. Our dear friends from Jacksonville Presbyterian Church in Jacksonville Oregon annual fall visit (and bringing lots of treats with them!). The opening of the Prosthetics Lab and fitting the first two patients! For the 8th year running, helping…

Summer 2018 highlights

New cabinets! (and lots of outdoor cooking while said new cabinets were being built / installed out of concrete as the old ones had been eaten by termites.) Ben going to Dallas for Quest and spending a week with our wonderful Dallas family before Uncle Bruce dropping him off at Quest. (See Ben’s blog post…