Life is continuing. We are back in Travesia. It’s been strange and kinda surreal to finally be back here. After 7 months living, working and doing language school in Guatemala. After quick monthly trips over to check on the academy and some local friends. After lots of prayer and preparations… I’m back! I’ve been planting […]Read More Planting coconuts
It’s just around the corner! That thing that we have prayed about, talked about, thought about, cried about, dreamed about…BVSA Honduras ! We have been working for months to get things ready to go again and it’s so close. WHATS BEEN HAPPENING For the last several months, I have been a participant in BVSA’s first […]Read More BVSA Honduras is getting ready to relaunch!
Happy 10 months to me! Today marks 10 months since I left the States. So much has happened and I’ve been thinking back over this time today. I’m so thankful for this year, even if it hasn’t been what I expected. And here are some nuggets of wisdom for you from my past 10 months… […]Read More 10 months in: Nuggets of wisdom
I love books. I’ve loved reading ever since I was little. My parents used to have to make me put down books and go outside or just do something else. I’d stay up late at night just because I couldn’t put a book down. It was always “just one more chapter. just one more chapter!” […]Read More Suggested reading
I’ve recently had a chance to go back to Travesía. I’m not going to lie; it was a strange feeling to roll back into town after being gone for a few months. So many things seemed up in the air when I left that I honestly wasn’t sure when I’d be coming back. In some […]Read More A good reminder!
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how God is good and how He does so much for me even though I don’t deserve it and don’t know how I can do the things He asks me to do sometimes. I’m working on it every day. Every day he reminds me that His grace is […]Read More What God’s looking for in you and in me!
Some people wonder what happens when you’re a missionary. What sorts of magical things do you get into every day? What sort of adventures and excitement await you around every corner?! Well, there is excitement and adventure, but there’s also boredom, loneliness, frustration and then just every day plain old routine and doing what needs […]Read More Daily life
God is good all the time. All the time God is Good. Proverbs 16:9 “The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.” God has been speaking loudly to me over the past few months. The plans have changed slightly but the goals are still the same. And God graciously reminds […]Read More From Hondo to Guate… for a little while
I hope I’m making a difference here. I hope I’m doing what god wants me to do. I sit here now by the beach under the trees, cooled by the breeze and I have to luxury to take some time to pray and reflect. I pray that God is using me for his purpose here. […]Read More some lessons i’m learning right now
It’s the Thursday before Easter. I’ve had this week off for Semana Santa. That’s holy week in Spanish. This is a big week for folks to take off, take a break, and for a lot of people to get wasted and do dumb stuff… kinda like saint Patrick’s day in savannah. I’ve been so thankful […]Read More Time to reflect