Posts filed under: Bob’s Bus Blog

Dead in your tracks

Ever been dead in your tracks? Unable to move forward in your own power? When you’re on a trip the last thing you need is a dead engine or one that won’t start or one that won’t keep going. Driving...
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Bob’s Amazing Bus Repair

“For your Father knows the things you need before you ask Him” (Matt. 6:8). God loves to surprise us! Consider what happened, as we were almost finished with one of our GO West trips. Things had run pretty smoothly. Suddenly...
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Good Golly Miss Molly

On July 4, 2006, I veered off the Peachtree Road Race PTRR at the top of Cardiac Hill to enter Piedmont Hospital. Someone in the crowd groaned, “Oh No! That guy’s having a heart attack.” He was close. Years earlier...
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Clogged Fuel Filter

For the 1st time in 27 years and more than 60 Go West trips that I have taken, we missed our ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) by more than 2 hours. Why? First, we got a bad tank of diesel...
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Seed Faith

When we moved from Columbia MO to Houston TX 36 years ago to begin serving intl students, I used “seed faith” and gave away our rectangle dining room table & chairs and prayed for God to bless us with a...
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Favorite Christmas Story

What’s one of your favorite Christmas memories? I so tenderly recall our first Christmas w/o our daughter Betsy at our side. That year (2000) not only did The Lord take her, but to my unwanted surprise our bus died that...
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