“Look sister! It’s daddy and grandpa!” R and A looked out the AIM AIR hangar doors with excitement and relief. Finally, after two years restoring a damaged Cessna 206, the AIM AIR team could take it out for its first test flight. With their mechanic dad and pilot grandpa in the cockpit, the girls prayedContinue reading “Redeemed, Rejoicing and Relief”
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Blinks, Bridges and Goodbyes
On April 2 we said goodbye to our spacious house 291 and hello to cozy house 320 in our same neighborhood. It was not our plan to move; however, budget cuts within our Kenyan region made it necessary. Honestly, this has been a challenging season. Yet in the midst of this unwanted change, we feltContinue reading “Blinks, Bridges and Goodbyes”
A Hug from a Stranger: February 2021 update
Even though the January delay due to Covid was not what we would have chosen, we saw so many silver linings. The forced rest and extra time with our sons was exactly what we needed!Phil, EJ and Matthew arrived back in Kenya on February 12. A Hug from a Stranger“Sorry ma’am, you are not allowedContinue reading “A Hug from a Stranger: February 2021 update”
Delayed but not dismayed
Once upon a time a missionary family made a well thought out plan. Enter Covid. In the midst of ever changing plans, we remain thankful that God is in control. Our two month visit for the holidays had an unexpected encounter with Covid which has forced us to delay for the time being. Uncertainty loomsContinue reading “Delayed but not dismayed”
Sharing Cabbages and Compassion
In September we emailed out a special AIM AIR update, but apparently not many people received it. You can read that update on our Newsletter page. When Covid hit, Abigail’s jewelry business took a sudden nosedive. With 5 grandchildren to raise alone, she was the first friend I felt led to help financially. (Kenya hasContinue reading “Sharing Cabbages and Compassion”
5 years in Kenya!
Hands down, the reason we stay is people!
EJ Flies a Plane!
On March 1 – before Covid-19 took over headlines – I accompanied Pilot Lindsey on an AIM AIR flight to western Kenya to pick up a short term missions group. Beautiful valleys and villages soared beneath us as we skirted storm clouds. After getting our 5 passengers situated, I settled in the co-pilot seat, readyContinue reading “EJ Flies a Plane!”
Reimagine & Renewal
AIM AIR-Reimagined The email said, “The board will vote on the future of AIM AIR.” Gulp! Last fall brought a bit of uncertainty to our team, as we prayed and waited for the Board to decide if AIM AIR was even needed anymore.In October 2019, the Board emphatically stated that AIM AIR continues to playContinue reading “Reimagine & Renewal”
Peace in the Changes
FAMILY: Launching 3 young adults into the world of work and college feels like a double loop roller coaster ride (yucky!). Returning to Africa on Sept. 30 without them was perhaps the hardest thing we’ve ever done. Yet, they’ve all landed in Wisconsin, venturing out into their chosen paths. We are grateful for God’s peaceContinue reading “Peace in the Changes”
The Gospel, Guests, and a new Graduate
AIM AIR NEWS A delegate from World Mission, a mission group we fly for, recently visited the AIM AIR hangar and encouraged us with how AIM AIR is helping transport solar powered audio Bibles to the unreached people groups. These devices are bringing Hope and Light to unlikely places! Some of these audio Bibles haveContinue reading “The Gospel, Guests, and a new Graduate”