“A blessing” is the best way I could describe the last two and a half years of my life: traveling the world, visiting new countries, partnering with missionaries, meeting new families and making lifelong friends. Of all the new experiences, languages, foods and customs, my favorite cultural norm I’ve discovered to be quite common and long to bring with me […]Read more "Oh bless…"
Before the memories fade. Before my phone reminds me that I am running out of space. Before any more days pass… Here is a story of a multitude of children – precious to the Father’s heart, precious to my heart – the children from Lesotho who taught me the simplicity of love. The dawn barely breaks before I […]Read more "The Simplicity of Love"
Welcome to Maseru, the capital of the tiny Kingdom of Lesotho located inside of South Africa. Before saying “yes” to squad leading Gap G, I have to be honest, I didn’t know this country existed. And with conviction that has now turned into gratitude, I am so honored to have the opportunity to serve here for […]Read more "The Kingdom of Lesotho"
Back in August when my adventure of squad leading Gap G began, I started reading through the book of Ephesians. Though we’re now beginning month five of the race, the Lord constantly brings me back to this book. Constantly. And to the same bit of scripture as well. Paul writes to the Ephesians in chapter […]Read more "Unified for His Glory"
Come and listen. Come, taste and see that the Lord is good. When was the last time you heard the Father’s voice clearly speak to you? When was the last time you stopped all you were doing to just “come and listen?” I woke up early this morning before the hot African sun could begin […]Read more "Come and Listen"
“But as for me, it is good to be near God, I have made the Sovereign LORD my refuge; I will tell of all your deeds.” Psalm 73:28 To tell of all His deeds? Oh yes, you bet I will. And today, I want to celebrate with you God’s goodness and provision: Jehovah Jireh, our […]Read more "A Telling of His Deeds"
Oranges. The last two times I remember eating an orange I also had the unfortunate timing of getting the stomach flu. Ick. Needless to say, I have since avoided oranges at every occasion. Until now… Early September my time with team United Pursuit in Guatemala City came to a close. I traveled across the capital to spend the next […]Read more "Oranges, The Sweetest Kind"