Posts in Mission Trips

Home again

Sorry for the delay. The trip home was arduous. We left Ternopil Ukraine Saturday around 5:30 pm their time so 10:30 am Eastern Standard time.[…]

Starting our way back home

It’s Friday 4/12/24 and we are starting our way back home. We put a new roof on the the church, framed and put up drywall[…]

The reality of the world they live in.

We saw this sign this morning outside the coffee shop just outside our hotel. It is not a joke, it is a legit warning. I[…]

A day of worship and fellowship and a day of work

Hello all, I pray everyone is well. After some much needed rest the night before last, we went to worship and teaching at CC Nizhyn.[…]

Arrival in Nizhyn

It’s just after midnight so technically Sunday 4/7/24 in Nizhyn. We arrived at the church just before 10pm. The young ladies from the church had[…]

Leaving for Nizhyn

After about 4 hours of sleep, the team of 12 left CC Ternopil for CC Nizhyn at just after 10 am. We stopped for what[…]

Arrival in Ternopil 4/6/2024

Saturday 4/6/24. After 35 hours of planes and trains, we finally arrived at Calvary Chapel Ternopil at just before 5 am. As we were settling[…]

Trip to Ukraine 4/4/24

It’s about 10:10 EST and we are somewhere over the North Atlantic Ocean and sleep is eluding me. The map shows us being directly south[…]

Getting ready to leave

I think I have everything I need but probably not. We meet at Calvary Chapel Lynchburg at 10:30. From there we drive to Dulles, from[…]

And He’s Off!

Derek left for Ukraine today. He and I drove to Lynchburg so he could meet up with the rest of the team. I headed back[…]