The one with the Liebster Award | Part I

You guys. A couple weeks ago I found out what a Liebster Award was and I never thought that I would be nominated for one. This last week I got not one, not two, but four sweet messages from Faith, Kaeleen, Kaycie,…

Currently | Vol. 2

It’s been awhile since my last “currently” post. I’m trying to get on a schedule and I think Fridays are going be update days. This last week has been slow, but I’m not complaining. That’s what summer is for, right?…

What missions means to me.

Comfort zone. A place or situation where one feels safe, at ease, or without stress. Antigua, Guatemala and La Libertad, El Salvador are both about 3,000 miles away from my comfort zone.In July of 2011 and August of 2012, I…

On saying “see you later.”

Dear Van: I just did the math and you have been my best friend for ten years. That number surprises me, yet it doesn’t at all. I feel like I haven’t known you long enough, but also like you’ve always been…

Starting the week with a grateful heart.

For the past 5 weeks, my church has been going through a series called Life on the Vine. The series is based on the book of the same name by Philip Kenneson in which he examines the fruits of the Spirit…

Sorry, Mom.

This has been a long time coming. This journey started three years ago when Aaron Gillespie released his first solo worship album, Anthem Song. So many of the words spoke to my heart and I could not stop listening. A few months…