Podcast episode 6: What’s in a name? How Herzegovina was named.

Culture, Featured, Podcast

It’s been eight months. I have finally uploaded a new podcast. This one is epic, long, dark — it’s the story of … Read the rest “Podcast episode 6: What’s in a name? How Herzegovina was named.”

Podcast episode 3: The Refugee Question in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Culture, Ministry, Podcast

Finally, here is the long-awaited third episode of podcast. The audience has been clamouring for the next instalment, the press has been calling, … Read the rest “Podcast episode 3: The Refugee Question in Bosnia and Herzegovina”

Ways to keep up with the culture when you are far from it

Culture

Culture affects everyone. There are lots of people who try to claim they aren’t affected. “I don’t listen to commercials.” “I don’t watch TV.” “I don’t follow sports.” “I don’t really like music.”

The truth is, you live in a … Read the rest “Ways to keep up with the culture when you are far from it”

Adventures in Herzegovinan spelunking (Vjetrenica Cave and Stanica Hotel in Ravno, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Culture, Travel

Lately, it seems our family has done nothing but drive around Bosnia and Herzegovina, visiting tourist sites and eating at restaurants. Well, the trip we just came back from was for work, so we didn’t get a choice in the … Read the rest “Adventures in Herzegovinan spelunking (Vjetrenica Cave and Stanica Hotel in Ravno, Bosnia and Herzegovina)”

Racism is the killer of the will. Be willing.

Culture, Featured

America has had a tough week. Never mind that MLK was an American. Never mind that we went from segregated schools and “colored” bathrooms in the 1950s to electing an African-American President roughly 2 generations later. Charlottesville is where we … Read the rest “Racism is the killer of the will. Be willing.”