August 2, 2013

Finishing Strong: Portland Day 5

The shots of espresso are starting to kick in, and as my brain comes alive, it hits me that our week is over.  We have served […]
August 1, 2013

Serving, Silliness & Special Meals or Day 4 in Portland

Day 4 is in the books In some ways, day 4 was a lot like day 3.  In some ways it was very different.  Yesterday was […]
July 31, 2013

Love, Laughter & Lunches, or Day 3 in Portland

I’m sitting in Starbucks on 28th and E. Burnside at 5:30am reflecting on yesterday’s ministry.  In someways it has been exactly as expected, and in someways, […]
July 30, 2013

Children, Community, & Caring or Portland-Day 2

Ministry Day #1 Yesterday we had our first full day of ministry and service.  Here is what went down: Group #1 (the Jeff’s) left for a […]
July 29, 2013

Building community, road trips, and Jesus (or we have arrived in Portland)

What does eating sugary snacks, falling asleep, singing overly loud, ingesting a bug or two, laughing, playing go fish all have in common? If you answered. “They are […]