Missions

TIJUANA 2018

San Diego is spectacular.  Sunshine, low humidity, gleaming buildings, water everywhere and gorgeous beaches. You may have been there. And about 20 miles away is the Mexican border. The San Diego airport is about as far from the border as the Atlanta airport is to Smoke Rise. Crossing the border into Mexico is relatively easy. … Continue reading

Missions

Absurd Living

J. D. Vance in his memoir, “Hillbilly Elegy,” said, “…I find the existence of the book you hold in your hands somewhat absurd.”  While this statement is meant to be self-deprecating, it well describes life in Appalachia.  Life in the area where we partner with G.A.P. (God’s Appalachian Partnership) is absurd.  It is absurd that … Continue reading