All About the Benjamins

This month without television has been incredibly productive and incredibly quiet. I organized my filing cabinet, polished my dining room table and cleared out the cobwebs on my back porch all on that first Saturday morning without television. I read I Don’t Wait Anymore by Grace Thornton (incredible! highly recommended!), re-read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and am about … More All About the Benjamins

Just Pray

Today marks six months since I left South Africa and the kids from Ratang Bana have been on my mind more than ever this week. Would you join me in praying for these precious kids by name?  Downloadable PDF: Ratang Bana Prayer Guide __________________________________________ Four years ago this month I was returning from my very first trip to … More Just Pray

A Graceful Landing

_________________________________________________________ PLEASE READ THIS ARTICLE: 10 More Tips for Repatriating with Dignity _________________________________________________________ It has nearly been six months since my return to the States, and I still find myself standing in my closet crying over South African money found in a jacket pocket. The transition, even only after a year overseas, is HARD. Like no-one-will-ever-understand hard. But I … More A Graceful Landing


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

The Cost.

21 days left in Africa, people. Twenty. One. I can’t even figure out what that means for me. Questions swarm my mind as I wonder what comes next and I remember the pillar of cloud and the pillar of fire. “The Lord went ahead of them. He guided them during the day with a pillar … More The Cost.