Going to Israel feels a lot like going home. Possibly because it is where my Savior lived and died and where I will one day dwell with Him for all eternity. That might have something to do with it. “And I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven like a … More Pray for the Peace of Israel
God wants to be worshipped and to receive glory from all people groups. He has chosen to use you, His church, to be His ambassador. How will God use your church in His plan? Above is a sneak peek into a brand new digital publication for the iPad that I wrote and my teammates designed for the … More Embrace
Happy Friday! In honor of having only three months left in Africa (where is the time going!?), I have decided to share several Facebook Cover Photos that I have designed for your downloading pleasure! Now, let’s have a contest! Leave a comment on this post with your favorite quote/Scripture/song lyric, and one of you will … More Facebook Cover Photos… and a Contest!
Every week I face the extremes of poverty and hopelessness. I look into faces of children who have been through more in their short life than most senior adults I know. And yet every day I fight the feeling of getting too comfortable here. Because life here could be easy if I let it. Most … More Getting Uncomfortable
I have ONE LOVE Africa t-shirt left from our trip to South Africa this past summer. It’s a Medium, and I need someone to take it off my hands before I head BACK to South Africa. :) SO. Here’s the deal. Leave a comment telling us one of two things: 1. How you have loved … More LOVE Africa T-shirt Giveaway!
I was recently inspired to create a bit of iPhone art for myself and a few of my co-workers. I started out with a verse from Luke 6 that I had pinned on Pinterest, and I just couldn’t stop. So I figured I’d share the love! Ladies and gentlemen (but most ladies, because I am … More Wallpaper for your iPhone… and a contest!
We leave two weeks from tonight. Count ’em, two. This week, we received a set schedule from South Africa, packed up and prayed over all of the wonderful donations that you have given, organized our orphanage plans, and now we’re sitting on the edge of our seats, ready to go! Our Lord continues to amaze me. He doesn’t need … More Beauty in the Risk
I have become more and more uneasy with the fact that every.single Christian teenage girl event/book/Bible study is the same idea. Purity. Modesty. and Relationships. If you will just wear a cami under that v-neck and a t-shirt over that bathing suit, you’ll be a godly woman, and you’ll find the perfect husband and live happily ever after. … More Thoughts from a former teenager
Quotes and Scripture are some of my favorite things in the world. I just love reading something and it being EXACTLY what I needed to hear. So here goes my 2nd post of Quotes. “Fearing people is a dangerous trap, but trusting the LORD means safety.” Proverbs 29:25 (For more on this, go to The … More Quotables 2.0
I’ve done my best to stay away from all things social media today. I know Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love and all, but I’m sick of seeing every.single.flower.arrangement.known.to.man. We get it, you got flowers. How original. But enough of the cynicism. Since today is a day of love, I figured I should share some love … More Take Heart this Valentine’s Day