Samaritan’s Purse


We have been so impressed by what we have seen from this ministry over the last few years. Samaritan’s Purse is a Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Their ministry has served to help the many needs of people all around the world with with the purpose of

The Oshman Family – Okinawa, Japan


Mark & Jennifer Oshman have been serving in Okinawa, Japan for several years now with Cadence International. They direct a hospitality house known as The Harbor reaching out those in the US military community. This ministry has a special place in Kimberly’s heart, as her family was deeply impacted by a similar ministry. Kimberly’s dad

Traditions for the Christmas Season


We are so excited to be celebrating the birth of our Savior once again! This year, as Noah is already 19 months old, I’ve been thinking of traditions that I would like to have for our family. One idea I recently came upon was the old traditional chain around the tree made out of construction

The Testa Family – Turin, Italy


Anthony & Nikki Testa have been serving with Great Commission Ministries in Turin, Italy since 2003. They have a ministry there of reaching out to the international students who attend the university there. They have a wide variety of ways in which they connect with the students – English language discussion groups, serving in a

Starfish Programme


This is an incredible program, much like a Compassion International or World Vision sponsorship. One thing we have really enjoyed is that a few times a year we are able to send items – backpacks, clothing, toys, Bibles with people headed over there, who personally hand them to the children/mums. We almost always receive pictures

Another One on the Way!


God has chosen to bless our family with another child! We are so excited to have this added blessing. Noah has been such a joy and blessing to us over the last year, it’s hard to imagine life without him. We’re sure it will be the same with this next child. We are going to

Happy Birthday Noah!


It’s hard to imagine that Noah turned one years old today! He has brought us such unimagineable joy and we are so thankful for him. It truly is amazing to watch as he grows and learns so much on a daily basis. We also are learning and growing daily along with him about our Father’s