Category: Missions

To Know and Be Known

I have forever heard and understood that we are created with a desire to know and be known. God created us to be in relationship with Him and just because of sin, that purpose and those desires have not just faded away. This made sense in my mind, I love to know people, I am

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Beyond the Shore

Often times when I go to the beach I find that I am content to stand on the shore and look at the water, maybe step in a couple of steps in but the second a large wave comes in I run back to the shore to avoid the wave crashing over me. But then

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Outside The Fire

Recently I have had some people in my life challenge me to step into things that are a little (ok massively) scary for me. I argue and tell them how I like my safe space, my comfort zone and that while what they are asking me to do is something I can possibly do, it

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New Years

Christmas has passed and you know what that means? That’s right it is time for the new year to begin! I don’t know about you but I love New Years because I love taking the time and thinking about what I want to see different this year. What do I hope to accomplish this year?

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I Will Never Be The Same Again

I can remember the night so clearly, the night that I prayed the prayer that would forever change the trajectory of my life. It was a summer night,  it was hot and humid and we had just arrived in New Orleans for a missions trip with Teen Mania. It was the summer of 2000 and

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Book Review The Unlikely Missionary: From Pew-Warmer to Poverty-Fighter

Before I get started, this is my first attempt at writing a book review. I finished reading this book yesterday and thought that I should write a review of the book.  The book is the story of an everyday guy and blogger that went on an extra ordinary adventure.  He was asked to go as

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