Saturday, February 20, 2016

When You Give the Lord the Pen to Your Story

Last summer, Landon and I went to shoot guns on our first date. Hindsight is always 20/20, and I see now that this day was just a glimpse of how adventurous my life was going to become. I was changed that day for the better. But we didn't get to where we are today by accident.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Why I Believe in Going to Haiti (or Wherever)

I leave in a couple of days for a trip to Haiti. I have been out of the country a couple of other times for mission trips, and every time before I go the responses I get about my upcoming plans are generally the same:

A) "That's cool, but I could never do that."
B) "That's good and all, but there's people here that need help, too."
C) "Why would you want to go there?"
D) All of the above.

So here's why I believe in going to Haiti (or wherever)...

Saturday, July 11, 2015

When Darkness is a Good Thing

Never buy into the lie that your past defines you. Without darkness, there can be no light. Darkness is the backdrop against which all things good and bright and holy shine. Darkness is the scroll on which the pen of God's faithfulness etches beautiful and abiding stories.