God is good.

I never wanted anything in life more than I wanted to be a missionary.

As a child, I would sit on the floor with a globe. I dreamed of discovering the places my fingers found on that globe.

Two years ago this week, I was back home after only 18 months in Kenya.
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I find traditional liturgies to be a deep treasure, especially beautifully written prayers that I can read and meditate on. One of my favorites is an Advent prayer titled, Come Home to God. Continue reading Unclutter


The other night after boiling water to wash dishes and checking the shower for slugs and switching out mosquito chips and squishing yet another bug, I leaned against the counter and thought for the first time, “this is really hard.” Continue reading Contentment