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What is your legacy?

What is your legacy?

What is your legacy? A legacy is an example set for others; an impact made on the people around you. My mother passed away last week. As the weekend was a blur followed by the services and burial, I was comforted by the many stories told. These were stories of a life...

Full Circle

Full Circle

It is truly amazing to see things come full circle. If you have read through the history of Missional Living, you may already know a bit of history  so you can skip forward a bit. For those that don't know.... In 2015, the founders of Missional Living moved out of...

We make plans…HE DETERMINES OUR STEPS!

We make plans…HE DETERMINES OUR STEPS!

In October, we received a housing request from a family that serves overseas. This family has served for 14 years providing bible translation and church planting to isolated people groups. They reached out to our organization to provide housing for an unplanned visit...

Even in the rain

Even in the rain

We woke up bright and early, ready for a full day. It was already drizzling rain outside. By the time my son and I loaded into the car, it was pouring rain. I could barely see to drive. The windshield wipers were going as fast as they could. The sky was dark and...

God is in the details

In our ever-changing world we continue to see God’s great hand at work in our ministry and in the lives of our ministry partners.  Many of the families we serve are being advised to return early to the USA by their sending organizations. Missional Living’s housing...

Uncertainty & Questions

Uncertainty & Questions

Psalm 8:3-4 When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is mankind that you are mindful of them, human beings that you care for them? I have had this same question that David did – what does He want...

Layers…..

Layers…..

Culture is nuanced. As missionaries begin to learn the ways—spoken and unspoken—of their host country, it is kind of like peeling an onion. You pull back layer after layer, discovering, “But wait, there’s more!” When missionaries re-enter their country of origin, it...

2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report

It’s hard to believe we just completed our third year of ministry! God has been faithful leading us and we have learned so much submitting to His will. We are blessed to share our 2019 Annual Report that gives God the glory for what He accomplished as we serve the...

Be a host home….what does that mean?

Be a host home….what does that mean?

When we started Missional Living, we had a dream to build a "neighborhood" of homes to host cross cultural workers as they can back to the U.S. on furlough/home assignment. As we researched, met with builders, architects, and contractors, we realized that this was a...

Back to the Beginning….Our Story

Early into our marriage, we had a dream to own a piece of property we could use to practice hospitality and encourage others.  Over the last 10 years, the Lord provided more clarity to our dream through our involvement as a couple in local and international missions...