I'm still 3 books behind, but I got to go to the library yesterday so I'm doing some work this week with real books! My last bunch can pretty much be divided into two groups - ones I liked and ones I kinda liked or didn't like at all. THE TOP I'm pretty familiar with Fight … Continue reading 61-70 of 100
Sometimes I get a little weepy in church. Not the kind of weepy everyone can see - I'm pretty good at keeping it together - but the kind of emotional weepy that has me covertly wiping my eyes during worship and quietly sniffling during prayer. I mean, I can't just sing about how powerful the … Continue reading Weepy Sunday // Domingo llorón
Pastor Miguel preached recently about the importance of Scripture. I mean, that wasn’t the topic of his sermon, but he definitely mentioned it. He reminded us of how important it is to hide God’s word in our hearts. You might read the Bible today and it might not speak to you, he said. You might … Continue reading Here’s the thing about what I’m thinking about lately
Mr. Dager asked us to write about our favorite place. I thought on it long and hard and by the end of the class period I was still sat there in my desk, thinking long and hard. I was trying hard to picture a place I really enjoy that I could write about. I thought … Continue reading The Quiet Inside, A Short Story
This week I took my first trip to the Dominican dentist, taught a workshop (in Spanish!) about decorating a classroom, got some awesome summertime news and read five and a half books. Only two weeks till Spring Break! Articles/blog posts: Eden: a sex slave's story at Investik8 - “I have people who say ‘I’m sorry … Continue reading Check this out!
This week we had a group visiting the ministry, which means I got to sit in the back of a few of my classes instead of teaching them. It also means I gave my first historical tour of the capital yesterday!! Did you know that the oldest church in the Americas is located in Santo … Continue reading Check this out!
Still no sign of kittens, but there are signs of great things on the internet. Articles/blog posts: 21 of the Funniest Things That Have Ever Happened at School at pleated jeans - Just some funny things. I Watched Shia LaBeouf Cry at His Weird LA Art Project at The Daily Beast - I hadn't heard … Continue reading Check this out!
A surprisingly small amount of internet goodies from the past two weeks. Articles/blog posts: Dealing with anger in race relations at between worlds - I relate a lot to what this woman spoke of, although she has learned so much more than I have in this area. I am still learning how to engage in … Continue reading Check this out!