28th Jan

Onions, Life and Nail Polish.

Layers. Everything in life has layers. This ministry has so many layers. We aren’t one-dimensional people, we all have layers. Love, Fear, Grief, Joy, Happiness, Tragedy, Anger, Peace.     If there’s anything I can tell you today, it’s that my heart is hurting. Loss is loss, grief is grief and my heart hurts. From innocents […]

06th Nov

A latte and a scone.

As we begin this month of November, we want to let you know where we are at financially. For our overall goal of $20,000, we’ve still got 10 months till August. So let’s look at our short-term goals. We currently have around 250 unique visitors each month that visit our site. With far more views than […]

15th Oct

Children and well.. not.

So as we all know, yesterday was Sunday which means… church! The sermon was about giving your whole life to Christ. That most of the time we think the American dream = the Christian right. That for some reason, since we are Christians we deserve a “perfect” life; a well-paying job, 3 bedroom home with 3 […]

10th Oct

Feeling Overwhelmed?

You know those days where there is more on the to-do list than there is time in the day, not to mention the mental stamina to get through it all? Yeah, this week’s been one of those days. With such a tough week of loss here in our town behind us and all I have […]

03rd Oct

Gearing up for Haiti!

Coming up in a few weeks I’ll be heading back to Haiti for 10 days.  This trip will be to work on the Life is Hope property.  lifeishope.org Three teams from the USA are combining their resources to help continue the building of the outside wall on the property. We will also be doing school […]

18th Sep

Cave City EAST

This past Friday I had the chance to chat with Cheryl Bell’s EAST students at Cave City High School. Wow, it was an encouraging 2 hours to say the least! The students have a National Service Project through their EAST class that they are excited about getting involved in. After some introductions, explanation of who […]

10th Sep
Presentation #1: check!

Presentation #1: check!

Eric and I had the privilege to speak to Flatwoods Baptist Church in Mountain View, Arkansas last night. This was our first church presentation and it was so exciting to finally be able to begin spreading the word about our new jobs and ministry with Praying Pelican. We gave a brief overview of our story, our missions […]

04th Sep

Get to know Admise (Adelene)

If you’ve been keeping up with us and our travels, you probably have heard or seen Eric and I updating on a woman named Admise (Adelene) who lives in Granbouchi, Haiti. If not, well here’s your chance to get caught up! Admise is a humble, hard working and God-fearing woman who lives in the fishing […]

25th Aug
Praying Pelican Missions Logo

Fly like a Pelican

We will be heading out to Minneapolis, MN on Sunday for our Fall Meetings. Pelicans will be flying from all over the USA and the world to join together in fellowship and wrapping up an excellent summer of trips! We will also be gearing up for the fall sales season and getting ready for our […]

24th Aug
Eric & Beth

Hello Family and Friends!

Welcome to our website and blog! This is where we will update our supporters, friends, family and everyone else of our lives! Take some time to click around the site and get used to where everything is located. We will be making a few more changes as we get geared up and get all the […]