Many years ago I visited a small Austrian village nestled into the side of a mountain, surrounded by a lake. At the side of the mountain was a very old, castle-like rock home standing boldly against the sheer incline of the ancient mountain. The night we visited this town, there was a violent … [Read more...]

Planning on Purpose

For over ten years, Clay and I talked about taking our children on a historical tour of America. We wanted to see our country’s historical markers and relics first-hand in order to give our children (and us!) a real live view of history. Unfortunately deadlines, responsibilities, and commitments … [Read more...]