Raise the Roof!

Raise the Roof!

We are grateful to the many talented performers who presented the “Raise The Roof” concert on October 22 and to those who attended or supported the effort to fund much needed improvements at Happy Home, the Farthest Corners home for orphaned and abandoned...
Heading Home?

Heading Home?

A great deal of this year has seen for our family thinking about home or perhaps better still where will home be? Where exactly is our family’s home? For Austin, home is certainly considered to be Nokesville, VA. This is where he grew up, is still loved greatly and a...
The Revolving Door of Life

The Revolving Door of Life

The above picture comes from a book written by Alexander McCall Smith. I have not read the book yet, but I sure do connect with the title. When I was a kid I think one of the coolest things I saw in the ‘big city’ of Washington, D.C. was a revolving door....
Rice for Burma

Rice for Burma

When Cyclone Nargis hit the Delta region in Burma in May 2008, hundreds of thousands of lives were lost in the ensuing floods. In addition, a need for aid and food, particularly rice, to that region was unlike any relief demand in recent memory. In fact, it...
Farthest Corners Update

Farthest Corners Update

It has been quite a long time since our last update and so much has happened. The past four months have been an incredible whirlwind for our family, so we’ll just give an update of all our ministry’s happenings. In mid May to early June our family was in...
Happy New Year from Happy Home

Happy New Year from Happy Home

Our family wanted to give you all an update on the past couple of months of 2014, which have been beyond crazy for our family, here in the mission field. In October, I (Austin) helped lead our 3rd Year MDiv students (International and Thai) from McGilvary College of...