Tag Archives: Zack

First semester at the U of A – Completed

So, I survived my first semester at the U of A, yet not with out plenty of tears, laughs, frustration, and lots and lots of craziness. Many days I felt completely overwhelmed and never would’ve gotten through it without my … Continue reading

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Last bit of summer

Summer is drawing to a close and my ten weeks of Organic Chemistry are over. I enjoyed O Chem 2 better than O Chem 1, getting to prepare alcohols, esters, acids, aldehydes, ketones, etc. both on paper and in LAB. My … Continue reading

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Jesus Plus Nothing

January. The close of an old year and the beginning of a new one. January is always a time for reflection, regrets and resolutions. If I were to describe the state of my heart with one word for each month of … Continue reading

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Tri Family

In March six of us competed in the Tucson Triathlon put on at the U of A. My Dad, Zack and Jake made one relay team, while Lydia, Steven and I made the other relay team. My dad took this … Continue reading

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Israel: The End

Our trip back home started by leaving Jerusalem late evening on our 9th day, actually, it was 1 am the next morning. So, to while a way the time until 1am, Zack and I showed Joe some jump rope. We … Continue reading

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Israel: Days 8 & 9

Israel: Day 8 We went to the Vad Yashem museum which is Israel’s official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. We had to take 3 taxi’s to get our group there as we no longer had Boaz and … Continue reading

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Israel: Day 7

We went to the Temple Mount. This is a Muslim shrine: Mary and I bought these matching shirts in Jaffa Street the night before: Boaz explained some history to us, and Carl gave us a Bible teaching using the Bible … Continue reading

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Israel: Day 6

Early in the morning four hikers left their nice hotel rooms and cozy beds to hike up Masada. I took the following picture when about half way up: And this one when at the top: It was a steep hike … Continue reading

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Israel: Day 5

We drove to the Golan Heights on Day 5. The Valley of Tears is an area in the Golan Heights named after a major battle in the Yom Kippur War in 1973. Boaz told us a personal story about this … Continue reading

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Israel: Days 3 & 4

Bomb shelter work began with running errands to a few stores to buy paint, rollers, scrapers, gloves, etc. and also picking up rakes, squeegees, buckets, paint brushes, more paint, and some other things from storage. We loaded Boaz’s van with … Continue reading

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