Severe Quake Hits Alaska Friends Today….

Most of us have never experienced an earthquake, the aftershocks and fear that can come along with suddenly seeing everything that is solid and secure be suddenly shaken and in disarray. When I was in Alaska the first time, I experienced some very mild tremors but nothing like was described by friends today! When calamityContinue reading “Severe Quake Hits Alaska Friends Today….”

Spiritual Abortion An Appeal To Heaven

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place, when I was woven together in theContinue reading “Spiritual Abortion An Appeal To Heaven”

Fathers, We Need You! You are Soul Care Providers

I was sitting in a coffee shop thinking about Father’s Day and asking God what He wanted me to share.  There have been many influential fathers in my lives. Pictured above and below are just a few of some of the ones I know personally. While I was writing I was privy to a conversationContinue reading “Fathers, We Need You! You are Soul Care Providers”

Rain & Seal Guts

One of the things that never ceases to amaze me is the resiliency of the Alaskan people and their ability to live off the land. What they do to protect themselves from God’s extreme weather in Alaska is truly amazing!

Ain’t No Rock Gonna Cry Out For Me!

All we want and all we need Is found in Jesus All we ask is more of you Nothing else can satisfy our hearts desire All we want is more of you For the Lord is good And His love endures Yes the Lord is good forever And I’ll shout it out From the mountainContinue reading “Ain’t No Rock Gonna Cry Out For Me!”

Summer is here… in Alaska

Summer is here… The past few weeks have been very exciting as the snow in the Matanatsu Valley has melted and you see campers, four wheelers and the landscape change from white to green! Or not quite yet… This week a fresh blanket of snow has draped the mountains like a polar bear coat. ItContinue reading “Summer is here… in Alaska”

Suicide in Alaska

About Alaska’s Suicide Rate: “There are lots of theories. Maybe it’s the long dark winters or the isolation of the largest state in the U.S. While these factors may contribute to the problem studies suggest the roots may go deeper. According to Patrick Sidmore, health planner and research analyst at Alaska Mental Health Board, historicalContinue reading “Suicide in Alaska”

Ice Road Trucker Missionary

Ice Road  Trucker Missionary As I pulled down the storage shed door, “I wondered if I would ever see any of  my belongings which held so many precious memories – again?”  This is what it must have felt like for the early missionaries who packed their belongings in their coffins and said Goodbye to familyContinue reading “Ice Road Trucker Missionary”

Alaska Railroad and Boretide Surfing!

Things to Do in Alaska Bobette and I were blessed by a friend to take a day trip on the Alaska Railroad down and around the coastal town of Seward. We saw bore tide surfers, Click here to watch great video of this. glaciers, ate scrumptious meals, and visited the Alaska Sea Life Center inContinue reading “Alaska Railroad and Boretide Surfing!”

Mother and Child & the Northern Lights

Experienced the Great Northern Lights! One night I saw a Northern Light show and one of the formations looked like a mother with a baby in her womb… The baby was moving… It was breathtaking and actually overwhelming emotionally. (I later received a prophetic word about being pregnant and delivering a message of hope andContinue reading “Mother and Child & the Northern Lights”

Alaska’s Alarming Statistics

Below are just a few of the statistics and a few of the signs and wonders I was able to witness while I was there. Suicide # 3 in Alaska The largest state in the U.S. has the highest suicide rate. In 2007, for every 100,000 Alaskans, 21.8 died by suicide. http://www.cbsnews.com/pictures/suicide-20-states-with-highest-rates/ Credit: istockphoto ProstitutionContinue reading “Alaska’s Alarming Statistics”

North to Alaska! Join me!

I can’t wait to share this exciting news with you! I am so thrilled to share with you how God is moving in my life.  …My First Assignment and place where the Lord is sending me is North to Alaska!  Read my entire August newsletter with ALL the details here.  Marlene’s August Newsletter Come BesideContinue reading “North to Alaska! Join me!”