November 17thWorking to gain insight from the way others help and teach the disabled.We want to do our best when Stephen’s home opens to our young men. Phyllis and I shared our following morning observing and talking with moms and dads who love their disabled […]

NOVEMBER 16th My friend and coworker out at the orphanage, Phyllis, took a trip with me to visit and learn from others who are also working with children and young adults who are disabled here in Ukraine. It was such a beautiful and encouraging trip […]

A raining Sunday morning November 13th Question 1: There is suppose to be a column standing on this square foundation helping to hold up the roof that is in place, where is it? This is the roof the column is suppose to be helping to […]

So this past week ended with quite the quandary, but brought about a conclusion that will hopefully, provide the best solution for the metal roofing that will begin to be put on the house the end of this coming week. As you can see in […]

November 1 – snowflakes in the air… …they might end up on the floor of the house too! The roof isn’t to be completely finished until the end of this month.

Saturday, October 29th Do you see some shape taking place? The team from Kiev complete their work this day and got the trusses up on the columns. Alexe and his team raised the roof,  not quite a barn raising party like they had in the old […]

October 27th Long work day yesterday, but we got the back fence back up, smile, hopefully to our neighbors satisfaction this second time round.  The Lord has given me the insight that compassion for her is going to go a lot further in the long […]

Okay, so there’s some progress that’s starting on the roofing, especially since much preparation had to go up before today.  Why today, Wednesday, October 26th?  Well it’s not a big holiday, just the rest of our lumber from Kiev arrived with the carpenter and his […]

October 19th Updates on the roof, well trusses for the roof I think I got all the perspectives except the one from up on top,  not fond of homemade ladders and heights. Went tree hunting today, now is the time to transplant them. If the […]

So it’s been a while since I’ve posted anything. Part of the challenge with building projects is that when builders deviate from the building plan it takes a while to get back on track, fix problems that have been created. Yes, it’s taken us a […]