Five years ago yesterday I moved to the Dominican Republic. It was four days after ending my first summer with YouthWorks. Wendy and Jenn - women that at the time I had never met but who have become extremely important to me over the past five years - picked me and my two suitcases (just … Continue reading Happy Anniversary, Dominican Republic!
This morning I was thinking about that time when I was walking home from Las Palmas and God said, "If you want to move to Jarabacoa, then do it! We don't need no man." (God can be very sassy). And how it was almost 2 full school years after God gave me permission to move … Continue reading My gut, the Holy Spirit, and timing
This morning I posted these verses as my Facebook status: I needed to read and type and re-read these verses this morning because all I wanted to do was complain. I wanted to complain about all of the GARBAGE I see on Facebook. People whining about still living at home. People whining about wanting to … Continue reading Here’s the thing about whining