It was one year ago today that my husband and I were in a far away land on a journey that would forever change how we would read the Word of God… I… Continue reading

I Give Up

“We must cease striving and trust God to provide what He thinks is best and in whatever time He chooses to make it available. But this kind of trusting doesn’t come naturally. It’s… Continue reading

Loving Mean Girls {Redeemed}

She caught my eye the moment I first saw her.  She quietly keeps to herself and she radiates shyness each time she is called on to speak in class.  She is beautiful and… Continue reading

Loving Mean Girls

I nervously climbed the skinny old staircase until I found our new classroom.  It was the first day of language class in our new school and while my husband bought our textbooks in… Continue reading

I Will Rise

There is a girl that I will never meet that is on my mind often.  In a moment of hopeless and all consuming darkness, she opened the window of her apartment, and felt… Continue reading

Make the Most of Every Opportunity

She spoke so fast that I could only catch a word here and there.  We have a new teacher in language school and she is challenging language learning on a whole new level. … Continue reading


As he sat at our table, he spoke words that have lingered in my heart long after they were heard… “It’s not illegal to hand out Bibles here, but you just never know… Continue reading

I Lack Nothing

In this season of giving thanks, I live in a place where national families will not gather together to eat a feast and spend time with each other on November 28th.  There are… Continue reading

Finding Home {Hope for the Broken}

“If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.”― C S Lewis I had a home… Continue reading

Encouraged to Endure

I sit down at my computer to share my heart with you and turn on some worship music.  Just as the first notes of the music begin to play, the call to prayer… Continue reading

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