The Mountain

The Mountain

I’ve always been fascinated by mountains. I think I get it from my dad. When I was younger, my family always used to go to the mountains for Thanksgiving every year. We would rent a cabin in the middle of nowhere and all 30 of us would cram into this sacred space for...
A Perfect Sacrifice

A Perfect Sacrifice

Growing up I never thought about Good Friday. I was just excited to have no school. Not until I moved to England in 2013, did I really take a step back and reflect on the days of Holy Week leading up to Resurrection Sunday. Looking back, I feel like I’ve heard the...
Changing Locations

Changing Locations

When I was younger, I would move around a lot. Always moving every year with tons of obvious changes (i.e. the house, the people, the different places), I found that the one constant I had was my growing faith in God. Every time I’d move, I would feel a sense of peace...
Set a Fire Down in My Soul

Set a Fire Down in My Soul

It’s hard to believe that I am about to begin my 7th month in ministry as a gap year worker here in the Tees Valley. As a student myself, just out of secondary school, I would have to say I have experienced many changes since leaving the comforts of my family and home...
So, funny story…

So, funny story…

I had been living in England for only two weeks when I decided to take the bus to our Monday morning meeting. With confidence and a very heavy backpack, I stepped off the bus and started walking. That said, confidence had me walking in the rain (very light rain, not...
The Journey

The Journey

I’m an advocate for the little things in life. I appreciate it when the story has all of the details involved. I like to hear how point A travelled, grew, and changed on the way to point B. I’ve come to believe that it is because of that appreciation, the Lord has...