We often get the question from people considering going into missions and many others who think we are crazy for "walking away from it all", "What is it like to depend on God to provide financially through other Christians?" Before we began depending on God in this "special" way I had no idea how it … Continue reading Blessed and Encouraged!
If you are politically inclined (or old enough to remember 🙂 ) you may recall the greatest moment in the history of Vice Presidential debates - Reform Party candidate, Admiral James Stockdale, began his opening remarks by saying with a somewhat quizzical demeanor, "Who am I? Why am I here?" Of course, before he could launch … Continue reading Thoughts on biblical parenting from a class I recently taught
The last several weeks have been crazy so sorry for the lack of updates. I will post a ministry update later in the week since we will be in Mexico next week. Anyway, I thought it would be fun to give Ethan and Titus a shot at blogging via a Q&A. So here is a … Continue reading Ethan and Titus take over the blog!!!!
Have you ever purchased a puppy? I have and I still remember when we went to pick it out from a rescue shelter when I was 13. I can vividly remember walking through the rows of crates looking for that perfect dog. I remember seeing her, a black lab, and getting her out to play … Continue reading A Puppy, A Tarantula, Tamales, and a Ministry Update
If you drive far enough South in Texas you enter small stretch of land that does not seem to quite be the US and at the same time not quite Mexico. What do you mean you may ask...Well, after you pass by Houston then San Antonio there is a long stretch of nothing but not the nothing we are used to seeing - i.e. corn … Continue reading This is REAL now…kind of
Disney, the happiest place on earth right? There we were standing in line at Big Thunder Mountain just about to get on to the ride but all anyone in the line could focus on was the screaming little kid, "NOOOOO I don't want to go on anymore!!!! I don't want to go on!!! NOOOOO!" Clinging … Continue reading A Little Disney Before We Depart KC
If you know Betsy and me you know that as parents we are really passionate about three things: 1) Doing all we can to help our children know Jesus 2) Training our children in obedience and love for others 3) Having fun while doing #1 and #2. If you hang around our family much you have … Continue reading The Holloway Family Slogans
I stood there looking back with great anticipation. Butterflies in my stomach not from nerves but due to excitement anticipating the moment. Then the music changed and doors swung open. There she was – stunningly beautiful. My bride stood before me and tears welled up in my eyes. As the rest of the ceremony proceeded … Continue reading Reminiscing on 8 Years with Betsy
The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold (Psalm 18:2). "God is God and we are not." This is one of our Holloway Family Slogans. Sometimes we just do not know why the … Continue reading Seeing the Goodness of God in All Things