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.
Continue reading God is good.
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
It’s a little bit hard to believe that I’ve been in Kenya for 3 months already. On the other hand, there are days I feel like I’ve been here much, much longer. Continue reading Three Months!
There is a little chorus we used to sing when I was a kid. Oh Lord, I need you. Oh … Continue reading Sustenance
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
I knew it was coming. It was only a matter of time. I just didn’t expect it to come crashing … Continue reading In every moment…
I spent this past weekend trying to balance my academic obligations with the pull I felt to dive headfirst into … Continue reading Beautiful Body