David H. Laney was given this in
1853 quilt by the ladies of the
Methodist Church in Baltimore
when he set out on his mission as
a circuit riding preacher. You can
learn more about this unusual
quilt by clicking on the link.
I hope you enjoy my video with pictures I have taken of Oregon.
Click on the picture below to start the presentation.
David Laney ultra runner (center) finished 4th in the
Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 170 km (105 mile) race around
Mont Blanc. His Nike Trail teammates Tim Tollefson
(left) and Zach Miller (right) took 3rd and 6th. It was a
great day for the Nike Trail team!
Standing on the summit of the South Sister, Oregon's 3rd highest peak, after a 50 mile
backpacking trip around the Three Sisters. You have a great view of the Cascade range with
the Middle Sister and North Sister in the background.
We enjoyed having lots
of our family together
for Christmas 2016.
I am happy to introduce my new book,
Essential Bible Background! This is a
project I have been working on for most of
my career as a teacher. The book contains
an introduction to each of the sixty-six
books of the Bible including author, date,
historical setting, theme, purpose and

In addition to the introduction to each
book, there are appendices which include
articles on How to Study the Bible,
Essential Dates in the Bible, Whose Who
in the Bible, and Definitions of key biblical
and theological Words. There is even a
section on humor in the Bible.

The book is available on for
$19.95. Just click on the link below. I hope
you find this to be a helpful resource!

Carl Laney
"Alaskan Bear Hunt" is my latest Kindle
e-book. It is the story of my grandfather's
hunting adventure in Kodiak, Alaska. Just
$.99 on Amazon. Click on the cover to get
to the Kindle e-book store.