I think the Lord has been placing me in situations to learn lessons that will prepare me for the mission field. And I am failing miserably. Flexibility. The mere word makes my nerves stiffen. This past week was an exam week which normally makes my stress levels peak. But then our internet died. And then… Continue reading Growing Pains
This came in the mail. 2 months and 7 days till departure. Yes, this is really happening!
I woke up feeling overwhelmed today. Last night, instead of studying late into the night, I made the decision to go to bed earlier, and set my alarm for the morning. I wrote a long list of things to do and set it on my nightstand, expecting to have lots of energy from a good… Continue reading Breathing in Grace
This is the Google Docs link to my support letter, which is being sent out today. If you would like to be included on my mailing list, please email me your address at: firstname.lastname@example.org https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-ne_pVTIXliM3hBejhOODYzRU0/edit?usp=sharing Your prayers are appreciated as I take this step in faith, asking God to provide for all my needs. If… Continue reading Sharing God’s Heart for Togo, Africa
The other day, I deleted a song from my iPod because it made me mad. I was in the middle of a run when it came on my playlist and I immediately slowed my pace so I could pay attention to the words (and not to my loud breathing). It’s called “Good Time,” sung by… Continue reading More Than a Good Time
Today is my 21st birthday. I was blessed to be home, on spring break, and treated like a queen from sun up to sun down by my loving family. Every year, on my birthday, I like to take a portion of Scripture and personalize it as my “purpose statement” for the year. This morning, I… Continue reading Birthday Treasure
As I remember your tears, I long to see you, that I may be filled with joy. ~ 2 Timothy 1:4 — From the Joshua Project and Prayercast —