Short shorts, Emus, and Gelflings

Here is a younger Vince Lanier wearing China’s version of “Daisy Dukes” 🙂 This photo is of her and  her friend, Jo Fan, visiting somewhere in China. Seeing this photo this morning reminded me of a treasured memory of a day from my honeymoon. I remember well, while on our honeymoon, Vince and I were visiting… Continue Reading


Happy Birthday to my wife…

Dear Vince, I know you’re thinking, “Jason has lost his mind” as you read this.  But after 13 years of serving (and surviving) the church and 11 years of marriage (plus 2 years dating), I feel led to take a moment right now, stop serving the congregation for about 3 minutes, and give thanks to… Continue Reading