Final Amsterdam Update

I am currently sitting in Schiphol, the airport in Amsterdam. One of the girls on my team and I are about to fly to Munich, Germany to do what we’ve been doing here in ‘Dam: pr*yer walking through specific communities with our people group, sharing the G*spel, and leading short term teams of students from the…

Amsterdam Update 2

Hi friends and family!! Thank you for all of the love and encouragement after the last blog post. I am so comforted by the fact that there are so many of you who care and are praying for me and my team. The past week and a half have FLOWN by! We have been going…

Amsterdam Update 1

Hi friends and family! If you’re reading this, that means you signed up for my updates while I’m in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Munich, Germany. Hopefully these updates will be happening every week or so. Thank you so much for the prayers, kind texts, and encouragement. You have no idea how much they mean to…

Lessons from the Israelites

Do you ever read about God’s people in the Old Testament and wonder, what were they thinking? From the moment God spoke to Moses in the burning bush, God guided His people. Like a shepherd, He led His sheep through the desert despite their stupidity and disobedience. Even though He didn’t have to do so,…

A gracious Father desires gracious children

What is grace? Although one can look up the definition in a dictionary, the best way to understand grace is to be shown grace. I had heard the word hundreds of times before I began to comprehend it. Grace became clear when I saw my dad demonstrate it by forgiving someone. He gave that person…

A Fixed Focus

“What do you have to live for?” American psychologist William Marston asked three thousand people this question. An astonishing 94 percent were living in the present, but waiting for something in the future. As I look at the choices I make and why I make them, they sometimes reflect the mentality of the 94 percent….