You're probably tired of hearing me write about mission trips, but here we are again. At work last week, I stumbled across three different articles shared by three different friends with the same bold statement: short-term trips need to be terminated. I felt my heart race as I looked at our ministry news, which reads, … Continue reading The not so Great Commission
"God asks what it is He's made us to love, what it is that captures our attention, what feeds that deep indescribable need of our souls to experience the richness of the world He made. And then, leaning over us, He whispers, 'let's go do that together.'" - Bob Goff One of my absolute favorite … Continue reading Passionfruit.
Just the other day a friend and I were talking about a baby shower. It was a baby shower I was unable to attend, but I still wanted to gift the new parents with something sweet. When I asked what the parents still needed before their precious baby arrived, my question was answered with, "Well, … Continue reading back to the basics.
The Parable of the Lost Son is one of my favorite, if not my absolute favorite, parable in The Bible. If you've not read it before, here it is: Jesus continued: "There was a man who had two sons. The younger one said to his father, 'Father, give me my share of the estate.' So … Continue reading The Prodigal Son’s Bro.
There are very few things in my life that I am genuinely disappointed about but I think I'll always be salty that I don't have a little sister. I'm finally coming to terms with the fact this dream of mine will never come true. Thx a lot mom and dad. However, lately I have found myself "adopting" … Continue reading if I had a little sister
February 12, 2016 My friend, Emily, posted a blog about being single on Valentine's Day where her last paragraph read, "I'm not sure how you feel about Jesus, but maybe this year the place some of us need to be on the 14th is in a church somewhere remembering what real love feels like. This … Continue reading Purposefully.
"Never pray for patience," everyone always says, "because then God will put you in situations where patience is required." I know I'm not the only one who's heard that before. However, when I was in student ministry, our worship pastor prayed this prayer: God, give us patience. Yes, I am asking for patience right now. … Continue reading In the Waiting