“I don't always knew where this life is going. I can't see the end of the road, but here is the great part: Courage is not about knowing the path. It is about taking the first step. It is about Peter getting out of the boat, stepping out onto the water with complete faith that … Continue reading Courage
My time in the Solomon Islands is coming to an end. Yesterday, I flew from Auki back to Honiara. It was a day of mixed emotions. I was sung farewell songs that had me close to tears, but we celebrated the time we spent together. I am leaving Honiara tomorrow and flying back to Sydney … Continue reading The Gift of Faith (Auki)
I wrote this on June 14 but am just posting now (June 17) because I haven’t had internet access - s/o to the guy at the school who let me use their internet cord! At this point I’ve been in Solomon Islands for almost a week so I have a lot more to tell you, … Continue reading Welcome to the Family
So, I am saying goodbye to Sydney for the next 2 weeks & saying hello to the Solomon Islands. I was supposed to get to Honiara today, but I don't have the best luck when it comes to flying. My Sydney to Brisbane flight was delayed, so I couldn't make my Brisbane to Honiara flight. … Continue reading Greetings from… Brisbane?
It is Wednesday night right now and it is setting in that I only have 2 more days at St. Lucy's. The past 3 weeks have flown by (and I thought second semester went by fast). I'll be honest, I am not ready to leave my kids at school. I selfishly don't think 3 weeks … Continue reading Sydney, you have my heart.
Joy. That's what this fellowship is all about. I encountered the true significance of joy for the first last summer at Jacob's Ladder in Jamaica. I wrote this in a previous blog post: Service is about joy, even in the hard places. One of the residents, Joy, was not able to speak and honestly I … Continue reading Joy
Hi everyone! Comin @ ya live on this lovely Monday night. I have been in Sydney for 9 days now and it has been absolutely incredible. I am exhausted, but I am soOOooo00000oooo full of joy and gratitude. Let me just tell you about my class. These 9 boys are beyond amazing. They are smart, … Continue reading Week 1 Recap