Marques 5 Vlog #1

As we continue to share our family journey we are excited to start something new: a VLOG! For our first episode we are sharing some big news about our plans this year. Please join us on this adventure. Watch the video below and click here for more details. Advertisements

My life-savior

Some of my best memories of Portugal took place on a beach. If there is one thing I miss the most is gazing at the ocean and its vastness. I loved feeling the cool and gentle breeze of the coastal line welcoming each morning as a new beginning. But it was later in the day … More My life-savior

Living on Mission

It’s not easy to be intentional but I try. Often I see myself caught up in the distractions of this world that I forget my sense of presence in the moment. To live this way is to miss out. A greater purpose makes all little things add up. All you have to do is look at … More Living on Mission

Fear and Hope

This year Courtney and I spent our Valentine’s Day evening watching a documentary titledĀ In Light of Eternity. It may not seem like the most romantic thing to do, especially when your wife isn’t fond of movies or TV time, but this experience was different. As I continue to feel a strong pull to remain intentional … More Fear and Hope

The Sabbath

Sunday was a good day. It might have seemed like any other Sunday but it wasn’t. It was special because for the first time in a long time my family and I relaxed. We relaxed because we truly took the Sabbath for what it means: a time to rest and a time to connect; with God and … More The Sabbath