A Look Back – 2016

It is hard to believe that 2017 is already here. Towards the end of 2016 I was definitely ready for the new year to begin. Last year proved to be a very hard year. It wasn’t bad but, it was very hard. I was completely worn out from all that took place last year. There were […]

Hard Does Not Equal Bad

Earlier this week I heard a couple speak at a fundraising luncheon for work. The wife, Rachel, said something that my weary and tired heart needed to hear. “Hard does not equal bad. Hard just equals hard.” Life right now is hard and intense. It is not bad, just hard. As I think about the […]

JAF Conference/New Job

On January 13th I flew out to California for the Joni and Friends staff conference and had a blast! I loved getting to know more people within the organization and learn more about who I am working for and with. I can honestly say I met a lot of new friends and was able to […]

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child seasonal work has ruined me for the ordinary. Which is a great thing. I felt like I was on a mission trip or at camp for three weeks in my hometown. I LOVED it with everything in me. That is probably why I am completely exhausted. 🙂 The work was hard but […]

What are you seeking?

A few nights ago, my team manager, Mike, at OCC shared a verse from Matthew about seeking the Lord. Seeking His kingdom and not our own will. It has been a great reminder for me during this season of my life. I have no idea where I will be after the job at OCC is […]