An Outside Article

After a long week of teaching (and yes, we are finally teaching), I am ready to rest: not write. Let me leave it at “It’s going well, but we have much to do” and instead link to something else I wrote a month ago. If you know me, you have probably already read it. However,Continue reading “An Outside Article”

Somerset/Devon/Cornwall

Right before Jessica and I jetted off to the States for our visas (and I took a hiatus from writing updates), we took an excellent, week-long vacation to the south-west of England. We drove down from Wombourne to take a long and winding journey down to the south coast and then up the north ofContinue reading “Somerset/Devon/Cornwall”

The Royal Way

Recently, which has a way of feeling not so recent since our three week hiatus in America, Jessica and I listened to “God’s Smuggler” by Brother Andrew. I must admit, I am a bit wary of missionary stories—perhaps not justly—so it took some convincing from Jessica before I agreed. She sold it on the highContinue reading “The Royal Way”

And We Waited…

On August 23rd, Jessica and I–armed with everything we thought we would need for our visa applications–boarded a plane headed to the United States. Our round trip ticket, purchased only a few weeks before, was scheduled to return to England on September 3rd. We planned to pay extra for faster processing and to submit ourContinue reading “And We Waited…”

Lake District Pt. 3

On day three, we drove to our destination for the day. We opted for a scenic route through the mountains and stopped a few times along the way: once at a lake, once at the valley pictured above, and once at a waterfall. After our several stops, we arrived at Lake Buttermere and (after teaContinue reading “Lake District Pt. 3”