What a whirlwind the past few weeks have been! I arrived in Ghana the second week of August and it's been nearly go-go-go since I landed. Here is a quick view of my first days in the city. Two days after arriving our group traveled with a team from Texas to the site of Ghana's … Continue reading Aim2Ghana – And So It Begins
Last summer, after being home from Guam for a short time, I began to seek God's will for the "next step" on my missions journey. A particular place had peaked my interest, and I began praying about that mission field. I asked the Lord to give someone a word for me, as a confirmation of … Continue reading If It’s God’s Will, It’s God’s Bill
There's nothing quite like settling into bed between a fresh set of sheets, snuggling up under a fluffy comforter, and drifting off to sleep. Nothing seems to bother me when I'm under those covers. It's comfortable, relaxing, and safe. When Jesus was on earth, He created that same feeling for His disciples. They traveled with … Continue reading Tuck Me In, God!
Although I didn't prove a very faithful blogger, I will blame it on the busyness in the latter part of our time on Guam. From working in VBS to partying and having fiestas with the local churches, we kept busy! It's hard to believe it's already been almost three weeks since my plane left the … Continue reading Next Steps Guam: One for the History Books
Has it been four weeks already? I can't even believe it! This island and these people have captured my heart. I don't even want to THINK about leaving in a month! Here is a little update of what has been going on the last few weeks. Month One Newsletter Thank you for your continued prayers … Continue reading Month One Update
What a wonderful first week we've had here on Guam! This island is truly a gorgeous place, and the people are amazing. We took it fairly easy the first few days because many in our group had delayed flights and we all got here on different days. Our training classes started on Wednesday and it's … Continue reading Wonderful Week One (and a half)
It's incredibly hard to believe there are only five more sleeps until I board a plane headed for Guam. Four months ago I received the news that I had been approved to join with 13 other young adults on the adventure of a lifetime, and the day is almost here! The Next Steps … Continue reading Next Steps Guam 2015