Trafalgar Update – 3/28/2021

I recently saw the movie Dunkirk.  Dunkirk is an award-winning film released in 2017 that portrayed the bleak situation where Allied troops, beaten back by German forces were forced to await a beach rescue during the 1940 Battle of France.  Hundreds of thousands of men lined up on the open beaches of Dunkirk anxiously awaiting evacuation via ships from across the …

Trafalgar Update – 3/10/2021

Having children teaches you a lot of things. Having multiple children teaches you more.  As a parent of multiples, you quickly learn to assess the damage of every infraction and turn as many as you can into meaningful learning opportunities to see how your children rise to the challenge.  A few years ago Sarah and I adopted the question, “How can you …

Trafalgar Update – 2/9/2021

TRUTH EXISTS. Ten years ago I took my high school youth group on a mission trip to Queens, New York.  We spent the week doing all kinds of work projects and nursing home visitation.  Like most of our mission trips, the week was hard; it was filled highs and lows and many new experiences.  But one of my most defining …

Trafalgar Update – 2/3/2021

Sarah and I try to do morning devotions with our kids.  We don’t always succeed, but many mornings our children will stumble sleepily into our bedroom while we’re having our morning coffee to snuggle with us for a few minutes before the day begins.  This morning’s devotion from Jesus Calling was on Romans 12:2 where Paul informs the Roman church they must …