Category: cross-cultural challenges

Journal notes

Over the years many of you have become extended family to me.  So I decided to share edited excerpts of letters I wrote my own family in the past months.  Since it’s hard to condense so many excerpts into a letter of reasonable length, I make no guarantees that this is fully representative of our […]

Re-entry, both ways

Greetings from the igloos of Central America!  It’s a breezy 70 degrees outdoors and we are bundling up as if there were snow on the ground. Our semiannual trip to the US produces a cultural shift which causes me to teeter between reorientation and disorientation.  Marietta and my first step in preparation for leaving (as […]

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The spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives, and recovery of sight to the blind, to set free those who are oppressed... Luke 4:17