WHTM Staff - GRANTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) - He's carrying a cross across the country to promote peace and love, and Arthur Hollands is make the journey one step at a time from California to New York.
He was near Grantville on Tuesday when ABC27 News caught up with him.
Hollands, of Tokyo, Japan, said he's been walking 20 miles a day, every day, six days a week.
"I think life is a challenge until you die," he said, "and I think to take a challenge is important."
Hollands, 63, says he's not trying to give people a message.
"Just a silent message through walking is my way of doing things," he said.
But he does hope to encourage people.
"Carrying the cross is a sign of peace and love, so I hope I'll be encouragement to people in some way."