Coming to an end

Returning to the ship is a lot like returning home after a long vacation.  Seeing friends, returning to work, etc.  I really enjoyed my time back at home, so much in fact that I wanted to stay.  But of corse I have a commitment here and a job to do.  I feel so refreshed and … More Coming to an end


Isaiah 43:18-19  “Do not remember the former things, nor consider the things of the old.  Behold, I will do a new thing, now it shall sing forth; Shall you no know it?  I will even make a road in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” We made it,  Welcome to Conakry Guinea! After sailing … More Bienvenue!!

Mountain climbing

Mountains, we climb them, look at them, talk about them, ski on them, sit on them, live on them, and in some places we are surrounded by them.  Mountains are also used in the metaphorical sense; there are many songs written about climbing mountains.  The Bible talks about moving mountains.  Matthew 17:20 He replied, “Because you … More Mountain climbing

Hakuna Matata!

And we know that God works all things together for the good of those who love Him, who are called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28.  Sometimes, or most of the time, that’s easier said then done.  If he works all things together for good then why do we go through such heart-break and pain? … More Hakuna Matata!

We wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year!

Well, it’s Christmas time again!  A joyful time, “Joy to the world,”   Let heaven and nature sing, Christ is born!  In the holiday season here, lots of long-term crew travel home to spend Christmas with their family.  The crew (like myself) who stay onboard over the holiday season start to miss home a little … More We wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year!

Its different

In May of 2017, I was given the opportunity to extend my stay here onboard.  Thinking and praying, I decided to take the opportunity and I extended 6 months past my 10 month mark.  At the beginning I had some money that I had saved up from my job back home.  I had intended to … More Its different