We had the opportunity to teach a class at REI on International Family Travel so we created a short snippet film that helped others get a glimpse of our trip and we wanted to share that with you as well.
People are frequently surprised to find out that we sold our house and took off traveling. They first ask how long and where we traveled and then they say, “With the kids??” As if we were going to leave them
Experiments can be fun right? That was just about the only part of science classes I enjoyed in high school and college. Mixing chemicals, cutting open dead things…one of my favorites looking back at high school was when my physics/chemistry teacher, Mrs.
It Gets Me Thinking … Thoughts From My Spanish Class That Had Nothing To Do With Learning Spanish – Rebekah Benson
We left the beautiful country of Guatemala two months ago. I loved so much about that place- except for the driving and getting lost and almost missing our plane in Guatemala City part. I haven’t posted much recently (except through our
When we touched down in Costa Rica towards the end of July, one of the first things we learned about was something referred to as Tico Time. Now, in The States we call it something else…being late. But, in Costa
We didn’t even know we had a room mate in our Guatemalan home until a day or two after we got there. We never saw her, until one night when she came through the door. “Oh! Hi”, Rebekah said
As some of you know, the vision we set for this crazy trip of ours is to “Shake up our settled hearts and catapult our family into pursuing meaningful and restorative engagement in our world.” I’d have to say this
I couldn’t sleep a wink. I tossed and turned all night. I was nervous. A little scared and a lot excited. I was a pretty new and young youth pastor and the next morning I would be loading close to
“A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for”. – J.A. Shedd This quote doesn’t apply solely to ships, it applies to our kids as well. In just one month our family will be hoisting its sails
So there I was, on the side of the highway. We had been called out for a grass fire that was in the median of the highway. These are the type of calls that I really hate. Calls on the