10 FAQs About Deputation

People have a lot of questions about deputation, and about our ministry to Missionary Acres in general. So, we thought it’d be helpful to compile a list of FAQs about deputation and answer them for you here. Here are the questions we’ll be looking at today: What is deputation? Why are you on deputation? Why aren’t you at Missionary Acres… Read more →

10 Important Truths About Traveling with Kids on Deputation

Prior to beginning deputation, our family didn’t travel very often. We took some fun day trips occasionally, but really didn’t have a lot of experience with long drives, overnight stays, or traveling with kids. Now that we’re traveling to different churches to present our ministry to Missionary Acres, we’ve learned some important truths about spending more time on the road.… Read more →

The Art of Traveling in Two Cars

The Lord has been gracious in providing opportunities to present our ministry to Missionary Acres to several churches in the past few months. That’s given us plenty of time to practice the art of traveling in two cars. We have learned a few things that make this form of travel easier, and wanted to share them. Why Are We Traveling… Read more →

He is Risen!

I remember a few years ago, Lisa found a recipe for cookies on the internet. She worked with the kids Saturday afternoon and they mixed the batter up, heated the oven up, then turned it off, and finally placed the cookies in the oven and left them over night. The next morning when we got up, Lisa took the kids… Read more →

5 Important Lessons Learned from Our First Mission Conference

In late February, we were blessed with the opportunity to attend the second half of a round robin style mission conference on the other side of Washington state. We presented our ministry in two different churches, and enjoyed fellowship with some incredible people. It was our first time presenting in a mission conference, and our first multi-day trip on deputation.… Read more →