Gambia Missionary

The Gambia, West Africa represents some of the biggest miracles of my life and in some ways it was the happiest three years of my life up until that time. (Costa Rica is now the happiest!) It is also one of the most story-filled times of my life, represented by the Bantaba I am sitting …

Denominational Work

Denominational Work for the Southern Baptist Convention UNDER CONSTRUCTION – I’m just listing the three agencies I served for now but will come back and tell more about them and what I did in each position. My biography books give a pretty good overview of work at these agencies and with less detail the other …

A Lifetime of Mission Trips

The above feature photo was made on one of the Kenya Mission Trips of a Masai boy shepherd with his “rod and staff” (that knife would be his “rod”) protecting, defending and guiding his sheep like Psalm 23: Psalm 23 A psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.2     He makes me lie down in green pastures,he …

Churches in My Life

In Costa Rica Each church has a story and an impact on my life. I hope to tell each story here eventually. The header photo above is Vacation Bible School Immanuel Baptist Church, El Dorado, AR 1953. I’m near top center, head of table holding Bible, age 12 soon to be 13. My simple start …

The Gambia

The Gambia MENU Intro & Maps  (This page!)  YOU ARE HERE 2009 November Return Mission   (JUST PHOTOS now) 2009 June Return Mission  (JUST PHOTOS now) Gambia Missionary 99-02  * (stories, journal, newsletter in “His Spirit” page – Fascinating!) 1999 Journal, MLC & Travel through Dakar to The Gambia 2000-20002 Gambia Journal Gambia Newsletters Gambia 99-02 Photo …

About

In short, after 11 years of retirement in Nashville I realized I couldn’t afford to travel for nature photography and live in retirement there, thus deciding to just go live in my favorite place to travel, Costa Rica! I also wanted to get away from right-wing Republicans who are partly responsible for America being mostly …