Category: Service

You Want Me to Do What?

  “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord.  “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” ~Isaiah 55:8-9~ I am learning the truth of this the hard way.  Lately God has been asking me…

The Dawn of a Beautiful New Day in Honduras

I’m so sorry I haven’t written about Honduras yet!! The top two things I learned: I need to learn how to speak Spanish for real and I need to start working out. So, as a refresher, I traveled to Honduras two weeks ago with a group of students from my school.  We went to help…

Taking Back the Night for Victims of Sexual Violence

I think I need to take a class on criminal psychology or understanding criminals or whatever would help me understand why people commit violent crimes, abuse the ones they love and generally hurt their fellow human beings. As I social work major, it is drilled into my head that I need to empathize with my…

"Bloom Where You're Planted": Summer in DC!!

The other day I was thinking about the fact that this time last year I was making my final preparations to go to Tanzania. I can’t believe it has been a year already! So you’re probably wondering what adventure I’m planning for this summer because obviously I can’t stay at home for an entire summer…