Jonathan’s Journey…remembering Coach Don Meyer

by Jonathan

Jonathan’s Journey It has been almost two weeks, since I learned of the passing of Coach Don Meyer. There have been thousands of messages and post through social media—articles and stories in every major news/sports outlet. Facebook and twitter have been filled with tributes. I have enjoyed reading and remembering as we continued the Celebration [...]

25 Hours Of Prayer

by Jonathan

It is 3:50 am CST Sunday morning…and we are getting ready for the final four hours of our 25 Hours of Prayer. I did things a little different this year. I worked with Amy Bowman, Judy Crumbliss, Kathy Paterna, Ophelia Sliger and others to get everything ready for our 25 Hours of Prayer this past [...]

Chuck Ross—a friend to many

by Jonathan

I have chosen to write about my friend Chuck Ross—to bring back my Journey…after taking a month or so off following Camp, Honduras and Baja. Tommy Clevenger has been on me to write…and I have a few emails from him that I will share either in the post or the next. Each of you that [...]

A view from 30,000 feet

by Jonathan

Saturday August 3, 2013 A Saturday flight across the United States. We are about one hour into a four flight from San Diego to Nashville. Today wraps up our Baja Mission trip…and it concludes our Honduras and Baja mission trips! The first week of July we were in North Carolina visiting my mother and family, [...]

Friday night and back in the USA

by Jonathan

Friday Morning…August 2, 2013 This morning we are in Ensenada…we arrived here yesterday afternoon after a day at the San Vicente church. We were up early, breakfast at 6:30 am…loaded by 7 am…and then our final morning devotional at the Old Mill before loading up for the trip to San Vicente—where we had a medical [...]

A new day in Papalote

by Jonathan

Wednesday…our last day in Papalote Just past 6:30 in the morning local time…and you can hear a few animal sounds in the background…hear and feel the breeze off the bay…smell the morning coffee..see Mike Morello cooking pancakes on an outdoor grill…Eddie Puckett is working on his I-Pad—the cooking crew is busy getting breakfast ready and [...]

Another beautiful day in the Baja

by Jonathan

Monday Morning in the Baja By 5 am..those that are helping with breakfast are up starting the preparations for Breakfast. Before 6:00 am the “Old Milll—Starbucks facsimile is open! Just outside our rooms are wooden tables under palm trees, where you get the best reception for the wifi–where work and play can take place as [...]

It is Saturday…and Sunday is coming….

by Jonathan

Saturday night in the Baja… Saturday July 27, 2013 Nornan Keener…used to all ways say it is Friday and Sunday is coming…well today it is Saturday and Sunday is coming…and we have a big day planned in the Baja! After we arrived at the Old Mill Hotel…we spend time unloading our trucks, trailer, vans, etc—and [...]

It is Saturday night and Sunday Morning is coming…

by Jonathan

Saturday night in the Baja… Saturday July 27, 2013 Norman Keener used to always say, “It is Friday and Sunday is coming”…well here in the Baja…It is Saturday night and Sunday is coming…and we have a BIG day planned for our Baja Mission Team! After we arrived at the Old Mill Hotel…we spend time unloading [...]

The Baja Journey is underway

by Jonathan

The Old Mill Hotel Our Baja Mission Team has arrived at our new home for the next few days. The Old Mill Hotel. We arrived yesterday in San Diego—after all the group arrived, we boarded a charter bus and headed to In-Out Burgers! After lunch, we headed to the border…we had to walk our luggage [...]