To Live A Legacy

I’m sitting here at dusk on my porch. The sounds of air conditioner units being cut by chirping crickets and the sound of airplanes heading just a few minutes east to their final destination at Dulles Airport. I sit here as I think, dream, and pray. This past year has brought with it some of […]

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It’s Called Hope

I wrote this piece for Teamwork City of Hope, but I thought I would share it here, too. There seems to be no place as inspiring as here, a tiny speck on the map miles north of Lake Victoria in northern Tanzania. Where the rolling hills meet the dusty dirt roads and the blue roofs […]

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Be Still and Know

What is it about being busy that makes us feel so important or so valuable? In our culture, it is as if the busier we are the better we are. For so many years I believed that. When someone asked me how I was doing, I felt really worthy if I was able to reply […]

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To Save The World…

For as long as I can remember, I have dreamed of saving the world. I would devour books about missionaries, read up on everything I could I about Mercy Ships, and you better believe if someone came home on furlough, I was the only kid in the first row hanging on their every word. I […]

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