Danny Downs is here this week from Louisville to work on the chapel. This is him (with Roger) on his last visit here:

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A lot has changed, huh? Here’s a picture from about the same spot right now:

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One of the most recent developments here has been the new staircase that Bruce built. In theory it looks something like this:

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And this is how that drawing translates to real life:

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With some walls and a handrail:

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From the landing looking down:

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And… with the wainscoting and handrail:

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Looking down from the top of the stairs at Danny, who…

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…brought his welding stuff and created the handrail.

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Bruce told me today that doing drywall is his favorite part of construction…

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..and Danny…

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…and Kris had to beg him to let them help.

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That’s a lie.

I am so grateful for people who do jobs they don’t really like – because they need to be done. This worlds needs more people like that.

I need to be more like that.

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