|Gene Smillie and Family|
| An Introduction to
and family news
|Copies of Publications
& Recorded Sermons
|C V & Resume|
|Philosophy of Ministry|
|Gene's life story|
|2009 - 2005
(in reverse order)
|Mission in Spain|
|Having Fun !
|Malcolm in Israel|
|Map to Our House||Family members|
|Yeah, that was a long time ago, now . . . .|
|This is more what we look like these days. . . .|
|Malcolm at Wheaton College graduation,
with brother Dave . . .
|. . . and
"all growed up"
|And now Malcolm and his Dad aren't the only "Wheaties" in the family:
Susie finished her M.A. at Wheaton Graduate School in 2006
And both Dave and Matt graduated from Wheaton North High School
and five years later, we're still in DuPage County . . . ? Well, some of us.
Dave's gone to Columbia, South Carolina, where he got a B.A. degree AND a wonderful wife, Cassie !
They got married Sept 2010, live and work in Columbia, S.C.
|There she is! Gabriella Noel Smillie
born June 4, 2011
|And little sister Ariel ,
born February 18, 2013
|If Dirty Harry had been a disciple of Jesus|
|And speaking of hairy . . .|
|"Whatever you do, do with all your heart . . . ." Colossians 3:23a|
|. . . and enjoy the friends with whom you do it|
|Remember how Dennis threw himself into life? Catch
some of those memories by clicking here
|There was one house between mine and that of Albert Einstein on Mercer Street in Princeton when I was there. Obviously, he was long gone by the time I got there. But still, he had / has a lot to say that is pretty useful:
Never lose a holy curiosity.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
A man should look for what is, not for what he thinks should be.
Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Anyone who doesn't take the truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in larger ones either.
|Doesn't seem that long ago that we were coming back from a decade in the only home these African blondies had ever known, up to that point in their lives|
|And this is what they grew up to look like .,..|
|We've lived in a wide range of environments
over the past few decades.
|Chicago lake-front in watercolor painted by our good friend of many years, Frank Nicholas|
|Though this website has absolutely no commercial value and nothing to sell,
just for fun
you might want to listen to Tom Wait's classic ironic Market Place spiel:
"Step Right Up"