A Great Birthday

I celebrated my birthday yesterday, and it was a great day. It all actually started on Saturday, with a picnic with some friends at a castle in the northern part of Croatia. Then yesterday morning, two other friends met me for coffee and one of them went on a hike with me to the top […]

My Group at Činta Camp

Here I am with my discussion group of teenagers at our camp on the coast earlier this month. We are joined by a few of the adults who know them. I invited these adults to speak some words of life and encouragement to the teens. This was after our “experiment” in following Jesus. I first […]

Summer Family Camp at Činta

August 9-16 saw many of us (me included) on the Croatian island of Ugljan, just off the coast from the city of Zadar. We were there for the 43rd annual family camp of the Churches of Christ in Croatia. The camp facility at Činta is set on a pretty little cove near the village of […]

Champs Camp II – A Success Again!

June 18-21 we conducted our second annual Champs Camp. I was again involved with the administration and leadership of the camp. Champs Camp is a day camp for elementary school age children from the community. It’s a high energy program with lots of singing, games, crafts, and, of course, Bible lessons. This program was started […]

It’s Been A While

I realized today that it has been a little over two months since I last posted here. During that time we conducted the second Champs Camp (more on this later), I was in Texas for about 2 1/2 weeks for my parents’ 50th wedding anniversary and to see my new nephew, and I have had […]