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So…How Was It?

I dare you to come back from a missions trip and have a conversation with someone that doesn’t start with, “So, how was your trip?! Tell me everything!” Chances are, you won’t be able to. Not for at least a week or two. Everyone wants you to sum up your

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Heart of Preparation

Its crazy to think that in less than a month I will be packing my bags and heading to Thailand for 2 weeks to work with Remember Nhu. an organization helping to fight against child sex slavery. A few months ago I was graduating high school and would never have

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My weekly Recap

This week was busy, fun, and tiring. Most of it was filled with laughter while assisting a 1st grade class, jumping on trampolines with kids from One7, organizing, and having feedback time at family dinner. I got the opportunity to work with so many different organizations and different people it

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Praise the Beauty…

Psalm 148:1-6 “Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens! Praise him from the skies! Praise him, all his angels! Praise him, all the armies of heaven! Praise him, sun and moon! Praise him, all you twinkling stars! Praise him, skies above! Praise him, vapors high above the clouds!

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Urban Living

  Mark 9:36-37 He took a little child and had him stand among them. Taking him in his arms, he said to them,  ”Whoever welcomes one of these little children in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me does not welcome me but the one who sent me.” This week

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Urban Life Weekly Recap

I am just now sitting down at my computer, thinking back to this week. For all of you who follow both Emma and me here on tumblr; you have already probably read Emma’s wonderful blog post about Walk in her shoes, so instead of “dittoing” all of that I thought

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  homelessness. it’s a word, a way of life, so many people have always heard and, I’m sure, figured they knew so much about. I know I did. but then I participated in this thing called “a walk in her shoes.” I quickly realized while I may have “known” what

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WEEK ONE: I’m Watching

This week I thought I would post a quick story of how God used me, even when I thought I was useless. Yesterday, thursday, I got to volunteer at an organization called One7. This organization is great and works with children through sports and recreation, while sharing bible time and

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