Wow! What a week! …And what’s ahead.

Thank you everyone for your prayers. That was a really rough week, but God carried me through it. I am also very grateful for an extension that I recieved for one course, good until the end of the month. God … Continue reading

There is but one week left

Prayer: please pray that I would be able to get everything done.Praise: my ankle is pretty much healed! Thank you.

CanIL Training Ride a success!

  Hello! This morning the CanIL scholarship fund-raising 37K and 100K bicycle rides were a huge success, bringing in tens of thousands of dollars of scholarship funds for students going into Bible translation, and spreading word of the need for … Continue reading

Small injury, course work studies

  Hello friends and family! I hope you are well. Every day I thank God with gratitude for the blessing of studying here and for getting to be a part of His mission. You all are a part of that. … Continue reading

Studies and Training Ride preparations continue

Hello family and friends, Here are some updates. Praise! It appears that fall semester will be entirely funded with scholarships and the monthly supporters that have pledged to continue beyond this semester. This is a huge relief to me and allows … Continue reading

Pre-Ride a success! 

Thank you everyone for your prayers! The pre-ride 50K went really well.  All in all, I biked 59 Kilometers yesterday!  God bless,  Alex    … Continue reading

Biking for Bible Translation Training Scholarships

CanIL has a big biking event every summer to raise funds for Bible translation. This year, I have decided to participate. I love to bike and I want to take advantage of this opportunity to “pay it forward,” since I … Continue reading


Last week I was a bit too far behind, losing a few points on weekly assignments due to lateness. Over the weekend I was able to get at least to the point of turning in these on time. However, I … Continue reading

Continued academic pressures 

Academically, I’m a tad bit behind and a tad bit overwhelmed- I think I’ll take a week-long long leave of most all things social to get caught up. Please pray for a fruitful week.  On a more positive note, my … Continue reading

Academic pressures

Hello! I put my assignment calendar together today, and am starting to feel a bit burdened by the academic workload. I feel like to get on track I would have to hole-up hunker-down and not see the light of day … Continue reading