Normalcy

About 3 months ago my life got very crowed. Jennifer learned she was having some pregnancy complications and was placed on bed rest, our church decided to partner with one of our church plants to open a coffee shop, I began an internship with the illustrious Mark Dever… add that...

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Moses Owen Clifton

Born: 9.16.09 @ 9:57am weighing in at: 8lb 6oz and measuring 21″ long. Moses is our fourth child and by far the most difficult to bring into the world. Tuesday evening as Jennifer and I were heading up to bed (around 11:30) she started experiencing complications from Placenta previa. We...

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Where I've Been

My wife and I are expecting our fourth child (Moses) in October. A month ago the pregnancy took an unexpected turn and things have been a bit volotle for the past several weeks. Both Jennifer and Moses are doing fine but after two stints in the hospital and a “bed...

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Seven Photos

This week was great at Pillar. Great crowd and got to share what the Lord is up to in Bali.. One of our friends there got us some updated photos of progress on the house. My family bought a mini-van four months after ours died along the capital beltway. The...

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Special Day

Today we are at Yogi Bears Jellystone park celebrating our 9th anniversary and Ruthe’s 5th birthday which are both today.

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Catching Up

I know, I know… sorry. Ok… a ton of stuff has happened since we last spoke. Let me give you a quick run down of what has happened (since I was too lazy to post it all as it happend). 5/15 – Jen and I went on a long overdue...

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Family Vacation

We spend a few days at a Westmoreland State Park and had tremendous time despite the fact that we arrived to find out that our reservations were mistakenly made for the following week. The staff at the park called in cleaning crews and made cabin space for us. We hiked,...

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Bring Your Daughter to Work Day

I woke her up at 3:30 this morining and said… “do you want to go to work with daddy today?” She popped out of bed and was dressed and ready before me. We swung by and picked up a few mates, a stop at Dunkin Donut, the we reached our...

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A Moment to Brag

I just want to take a brief moment to brag on my oldest son, Noah. A few months ago I was telling him about an orphanage I went to in Bali. He came up with this idea to raise money for the kids so that they could buy some rice...

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Kids Helping Kids

My son (who is 7) is planning a fundraiser to benefit the orphans of Bali, the Indonesian Island where we have been working. Below are the details. If you are a Northern Virginia resident please make plans to attend. What: Costume Party & Contest When: Saturday, March 14th, 2009 @...

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