Seeking Volunteers!

We're looking for volunteers to assist with our ministry on the Appalachian Trail in Unionville, NY. At this point our greatest need for preparing for hiker guests is renovations on the old house we have purchased. Other tasks include cooking and cleaning and in...

Renovations/Upgrades!

It has been a busy week upgrading our place for visitors. Well, we should back up a second . . . we had our first visitors! Last Saturday (and Sunday it turned out) we hosted Appalachian Trail hikers "One Speed" from England, "Uncle Gramps" from Maine, and...

Looking for a way to get involved in our ministry?

We're busily getting ready for our first season ministering to hikers on the Appalachian Trail in New York. We've got Bibles (over a hundred of them!) and are working on creating a “Hikers Guide to Unionville, NY” which includes an invitationto our church's...

A Village without Mailboxes!

My family and I are working on getting settled in Unionville, NY, a trail town along the Appalachian Trail. Unionville is so small, in fact, that it is not a town but a village! It does make for a nice stop for hikers with an Italian restaurant, a general store, a...

Sams Gap Trail Magic

Today we did one last trail magic in North Carolina. Next week we start our move to New York! Despite it being early in the hiking season we still had about 15 hikers come through. We teamed up with another trail magic group at Sams Gap and provided quite the...

A Box of Bibles!

We're glad to have recently had donated to us a box of 100 new Bibles! They are English Standard Versions testaments with the New Testament plus Psalms and proverbs. We've got some other King James Version testaments as well. We're excited to make these available to...

Snow Gaiters and Micro Spikes!

Thanks to Yard Dart and Laser Beam we've got some new snow gaiters and micro spikes! These should come in handy for winter hiking in New York – Banzai!