New Leaves


Feb 09, 2013 by Bonnie

A Change of Plans

Sometimes the best laid plans go awry . . .


Feb 08, 2013 by Bonnie


When we left on our Van Trek, many of our friends expressed surprise that we planned to live for a year with such a small amount of “stuff.” Some said, “I could never do that.”


Feb 07, 2013 by Arthur

Our semi-scheduled Agenda

Several folks have asked what our agenda will look like over the next several days.


Feb 06, 2013 by Arthur

Old Friends

John and Peggy Smith are friends who are like a favorite sweater. You just feel comfortable when you put it on.


Feb 05, 2013 by Arthur

Faithful Servants

Two of God’s choice servants, Ron and Reba Mayers, from whom we learned many things while serving as Assistant Pastor in Durham, NC.


Feb 04, 2013 by Arthur

Interesting People

Wherever you go there are people! And every person you meet has a story to tell.


Feb 04, 2013 by Arthur

We’re on Our Way

It’s Monday morning, February 4, 2013, and it’s Bonnie’s birthday. And for her birthday I’m taking her to . . . wherever!


Oct 16, 2012 by Bonnie

“Shakedown” Trip

Our “Grand Adventure” has finally begun. Oh, I know, this is just a “trial run” but it does seem like a beginning. The church dedication yesterday was a milestone. From now until Feb. 3 we live in two worlds. I feel kinship with Grandpa Doten today.


Sep 03, 2012 by Bonnie

A New Adventure

I really can’t remember when or how the idea of taking a retirement trip began in form in our minds. But as it developed, I began to realize that, for me at least, there’s probably a genetic component.