Layson Family Update

As each day begins in life we are dealt new opportunities to change the previous day’s actions and events. The opportunity may be overcome by health burdens or financial worries or even spiritual battles to name a few. This last year has been no different for our family and 6 months ago I would have laughed at you if you would have warned me about having these types of problems. 2 Thessalonians 3:3 But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one. About six… Read More

Reality and The Culture We Live In

I’ve been trying to put these words on paper for several weeks now, I type and delete. When we arrived back in Moldova I was super excited to make the journey up the street to the Cancer Hospital to see Maria. Why was I excited? Because I hadn’t seen her in 3 months, because I had some really cool cards to share with her that some children from America had made her, or maybe it was the fact that I had heard some really great news her tumor had shrunk. Whichever emotion… Read More

Train Up A Child….

Many times, while on the mission field I stop and ponder the question are my children really okay with living in Moldova. Do they understand how we were called to serve as a family? Do they get it? Well I have to brag just a little bit on Michael and Mary. Yesterday my questions were reconfirmed and it is truly a blessing that they can see the love of God in their parents and want to share this same love to others. Train up a child in the way he should go,… Read More