Beginning 2012

We started the new year off with lots of good and exciting things. -Made new friends at church -Played badminton for 3.5 hours with some hard-core Thai badminton players from church -Drank lots of fresh coconut water -Rode elephants, played with large tigers -Taught English to kids at the center and played lots of games -Painted the fence and built …

The Final Days of 2011

12/30/11 The team worked at the Ban Pong Center. We scraped mold off fences, built a basketball goal, cleaned a storage room, planned activities for kids’ events, and played with an absolutely stunningly beautiful baby Golden Tree Snake we found on the fence post. After we roamed around the super crowded night bazaar soaking in all the noise, lights, people, …

Prepping for Thailand

I’m a little behind on blogging, but my goal is to catch up in the next couple days on what’s been happening the past couple weeks. I have been keeping a journal so I will take some excerpts from it to share with everyone on here. 12/26/11 Final preparations and packing for my move to Thailand. Excited about the journey/new …

Run:Free

In June of 2011 Brian ran 210 miles across Minnesota in 9 days to raise awareness of and help fight human trafficking in Southeast Asia. Dollars raised went to Eden Ministry, an organization ministering to prostitutes, brothel owners, and mafia bosses in China. Care to read blog updates from the run? Please do. Just scroll down to posts between June …

My Website Is Online

Hi Friends! It’s official! I’m going to serve as a missionary in Thailand with Venture Expeditions! In the next few weeks I will be updating this site with information about me and the work I’ll be doing in Thailand. You can support my work in Thailand by making a donation here.