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”

Idle Hands…

Are not my thing. Since February 7th, we have been consistently making preparations for our move. Even though for some time we did not know if the funding would be there, we knew we had to keep moving in that direction. Now that it is quite clear that the money will be there, it seemsContinue reading “Idle Hands…”

Fundraising

Finally, we have an answer. Our church will not accept donations on our behalf. Our priest is fully behind us, our Outreach committee is in favor of us, but our support cannot go through the church. It is not the answer we hoped for, but at least now we know and can move forward. ToContinue reading “Fundraising”

“…by giving up ourselves unto thy service…”

The above is from the prayer of general thanksgiving in the 1662 Book of Common Prayer. This delightful prayer concludes with a request, as the prayer asks God for the ability and strength to serve Him and walk in His ways. In the last few months, Jessica and I have been thinking much about theContinue reading ““…by giving up ourselves unto thy service…””

Curriculum Planning

These past two weeks, Jessica and I, but mostly Jessica, have been working on developing the curriculum for the first six years at The King Alfred School. While the school will open with only Year One, Two, and maybe Three, at the end of the month Tom and Hayley are submitting their application to theContinue reading “Curriculum Planning”