A few days ago I was once again asked what I thought of vandwelling, and if I thought it was feasible to do currently. This was by someone in the prep stages of setting up a van for extended, possibly even full-time travel. I didn’t answer immediately because I have had a lot of thoughts about vandwelling mulling around in my head from the experiences of my last few years, as well as from today and thinking about and looking toward the future. For what it’s worth this is my 2+ cents. I am so very very thankful for the 5+ years I traveled the USA pretty much non-stop. I have lived in my van (actually 2 vans) for just over 5 years traveling by the seasons mostly off-grid and since November 2nd of 2014 I have been at a home-base site in the South. So… from my perspective…
One almost cannot believe the horror that is taking place in and around the borders of Israel. Not only in Syria but in Palestine. Murder of thousands of innocent people and children blown to pieces in front of their parents. Many more orphaned and in horrible pain as bombs and mustard gas falls to annihilate them. Yet, it is God’s will and the prophecy of Ezekiel spells out why?
The Spirit states of the inhabitants of Jerusalem: – “these are the men that devise mischief, and give wicked counsel in this city.” (ibid 11:2)
Well, it’s wonderful how companies like Yelp and Google with their Maps feature help all us smart phone users find what we are looking for and that they use crowdsourcing to help us make safer decisions. But what happens when these tools lead us astray, or when they just don’t give us the information we need. It seems to happen to me all the time.