Oh Deer! – Part 2

Oh Deer! – Part 2

Among the list of favorite films of some of the intrepid Righteous Rides regulars would be the 1941 classic “Sgt. York.” (Considering the nature of our recent narrative, we are fortunate that “Bambi” is not near the top of that list…).  Anyway, in the film, Gary...
It’s Always Exciting

It’s Always Exciting

My mind goes back to a Saturday many years ago when we were new to the ministry of meeting the transportation needs of missionaries.  In the beginning, although we cared for those we were serving, our thoughts were not so much about providing care for missionaries as...
Oh Deer!

Oh Deer!

Ahmet is driving a 4,500-lb. van at 70 mph.  He strikes Bambi, a 150-lb. deer. moving at 30 mph. Solve for the estimated amount of force (Newtons) generated by the impact.  Show your work. Admit it.  Many of you just had a flashback to math class. Some of you...
How to Avoid Hitting a Deer

How to Avoid Hitting a Deer

How to Avoid Hitting a Deer Righteous Rides loans vans to missionaries back from overseas to visit family and donors. Even though they have been out of the country for a long time, they are arguably some of the most cautious drivers on the road. But… they still...