I was organizing our bookcases the other day, (aka getting my OCD therapy in) and I stumbled upon a photography book of Darryls. Within the Frame by David duChemin, a photographer Darryl really admires and respects. Darryl has owned this book for quite sometime and I've paged through it many times. I know if you had the conversation with Darryl regarding it, he'd highly recommend it. The book is about finding and expressing your photographic vision as a photographer, and telling a story … [Read more...] about Within The Frame Of A Photo
We have great news! As of last week we have amazing news that our application was processed through the agency The Great Commission Foundation. We were informed that the processing time (the application process is quite extensive) would take 4-6 weeks, but thanks to God our application was accepted a few days after we applied. Thank you Jesus! What An Agency Means For Us I wrote here about why we are choosing to go with an agency, but here are a few more reasons. We have felt Gods nudge to … [Read more...] about We’ve Been Accepted!
We have amazing news! For the last two years, nine months of which was in Mexico, we have been volunteering with The Vineyard Church to help them establish and share their Child Sponsorship Program. After a lot of coutless hours of prayer and consideration we have decided to pursue this in a more full time capacity. Part of this decision is finding an agency that can help us continue our work in upcoming 2017 year. While we wait for our application to be processed, we are currently working on … [Read more...] about We’ve Found An Agency!
The summer has swiftly moved along far more we would all like, but we would like to take this time to share some of the things God has been stirring in our hearts, and the direction we feel he's asking us to go. Darryl and I have been on a journey of refining our businesses the last few years. In particular, Darryl and I have quite honestly been really hard and impatient with ourselves. It's taken us years to figure out that we while we are passionate about helping people through the creative … [Read more...] about If Only We Could Slow Down Time.
I Can't believe it's December 11th! In less than four weeks we will be on a jet plane towards Mazatlan. I realized today that I'd only been doing a few updates on Facebook and other social media to keep in touch. I haven't posted in awhile to let you know how our our ministry is going, how the fundraising is going, and the thoughts rolling around in our old brains. House Update: Many of you have been asking... have we rented our house yet for the three full months? Short answer: No, But we … [Read more...] about Less Than Four Weeks To Go!
Last night I awoke at 12:00 am till 2 a.m. For those of you on Facebook you would have seen me online. You know how it goes... Shift to the left. Shift to the right, shift to your back... Nothing feels comfortable. Then the raging thoughts begin. There just might have been some snores from Darryl's side of the bed too. He He He I'm struggling as of late with my life that is on hold. I feel like it's been on hold forever if I'm honest. We've had such a tremendous time here in Mazatlan and … [Read more...] about Putting It On Hold… Finding Faith For the Future.