Next Generation Faith

Writing a book is an interesting proposition. It’s both thrilling to get a book deal but also frightening because one’s thoughts and ideas go public where they can be critiqued by any reader. Without our oldest daughter’s help and encouragement, we would have lacked...

The Gift of Children

  We have a new 3 year old grandson: Isaac Emanda Schuknecht He officially became a part of our family this week when the court in Addis Ababa approved Troy and Stevi as his parents. Even watching the video of them meeting him is very emotional. I can’t imagine...

Generational Influence

One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts. Psalm 145:4 Next week, I will head to Finland, my mom’s birthplace and where many of my relatives still reside. This trip comes on the heels of a erratic year during which I...