There is no possible way to update this blog and catch up on all that has happened since my last post. So I’ll say this: October, November, and December were great months for us. We settled in, we adjusted, we … Read the rest
In one week, we will have been in the UK for one year. And yesterday marked our tenth completed month in Scotland. I haven’t been able to really put my thoughts into words until tonight…so bear with me as this … Read the rest
Yesterday, we spent our afternoon at our church’s all church picnic. It might have been in the top 5 of lowest low points for me since moving here. It highlighted so many of the struggles I’ve had since moving here, and it left me feeling isolated and beyond discouraged. And it also brought things to a head for me, which is why I’m writing now as I want to be very real and share what it’s like to do missions . . . from my vantage point. Read more
I’ve been trying to write a proper update/newsletter for weeks now, and every time I sit to type, I write a bunch of stuff out and then leave it. I just can’t seem to
process everything right now. Nor can I seem to write out what I’d really like to say. So I’ll just be perfectly honest and not worry about what you, the reader, may or may not think.
As our eighth month in the UK comes to a close, three things are clear: I need an office assistant, we are in a stretching season, and nothing is easy. Yet the one thing that overrides all of those is that God is good. We cling to His goodness always, and we’re learning more and more about Him and Who He is.
“I have but one passion: It is He, it is He alone. The world is the field and the field is the world; and henceforth that country shall be my home where I can be most used in winning souls … Read the rest
To say that this last year has been one that has been filled with growth would be an understatement. I’ve felt like 2014 has been a year of rework as every part of me has been stretched and pushed to … Read the rest
May we never lose our wonder . . . wide eyed and mystified may we be just like a child staring at the beauty of our King . . . fill us with wonder. You are beautiful in all Your … Read the rest
It’s obviously been very busy in my world as this blog has been shoved to the back of the pile. And even when I’ve thought that I should blog or I want to, I haven’t been able to get my … Read the rest