Fran the Care-a-van

Fran the Care-a-van

Honk, honk! I'd like to introduce myself, I'm VAN 001 aka Fran the Care-a-van. I'm 15 years old and have traveled all over the U.S. tallying up well over 318,000 miles! Looking back I realize I've learned a lot, done a lot, been a lota' places, so let's shift it in...

Rock On, Rockton!

In August Chuck Hlavaty and Paul were able to take the three car hauler up to Rockton, IL to pick up 4 donated vans. The dad and mom of a missionary family had been here at the shop to pick up their kids van for furlough.  They were greatly impressed with our care and...

Missionfest, FBC Thomaston, GA

Missionfest, FBC Thomaston, GA

What a privilege Bret and Tina had to represent Righteous Rides at the Missionfest at First Baptist Church Thomaston, GA which facilitates our Atlanta hub. These folks are passionate about the gospel! Missionaries from Brazil, Muldova, India, Peru, and Zambia were in...

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

" A picture, we need a picture of our van"... one couple says. A picture is take and they tell us that they had desired to extend usage of the vehicle they were in but there was no availability. They leave. We feel blessed to have been able to meet them and to have...

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

let's go upstairs and share lunch with our faithful, amazing volunteers. Some are weary, summer days are busy, lunch is refreshing, the fellowship is sweet! Other volunteers arrive, they've been out picking up vehicles donated to Righteous Rides. Two vehicles are...

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

Summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime…

Coffees on, there's a few guys at the shop gathering around the Word and they're interrupted by a missionary family arriving, one of seven to arrive today. Another family arrives shortly thereafter. These faithful servants have come from faraway places; Jordan and...

There’s No Place Like Home

There’s No Place Like Home

I ran across this funny old photo today, the product of some visionary who dreamed of the RV industry long before it’s time.  But it made me think about a recurring story I hear at Righteous Rides.  In fact I just heard it again last week when I was at the shop. ...

Traveling….. light?!

Traveling….. light?!

Imagine that your family is taking a trip and you need to pack.  You’ll be flying on a plane for many hours and then renting a car to travel around the United States.  You’ll be on the road for 8 long months visiting people, telling them about your life’s work.  You...

Women on Mission @ 1st Baptist Church Ellisville

Women on Mission @ 1st Baptist Church Ellisville

Although it was dreary, rainy day outside we were able to enjoy a morning of warm fellowship with the Women on Mission group of 1st Baptist Church Ellisville.  After a meal together we shared a brief overview of the history of Righteous Rides and how we, as a...

Ten Million

  If you were at the banquet a few weeks ago, you saw our new goal for 2016.  We want to eclipse the 10 million mark in miles traveled by our fleet before the end of this, our tenth year of providing affordable, reliable transportation to missionaries home...