Tag Archives: faith

Here Come the Ladies

I literally had to fight off the moms to keep their younger daughters from coming on the first real backpacking trip exclusively for young women, it was so popular. “The vans can’t hold any more!” I protested. “But there is … Continue reading

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Forest Bathing in a Pickle

“Combating the sense of defeat and discouragement that runs rampant in all of the youth we work with is one of our highest priorities, and it was great to see progress taking place.” Continue reading

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Delight in the Detour

It is a life philosophy that is becoming more and more prevalent in my day to day undertakings: take the detour.  I often get a nagging prompt in my mind to turn down a side road, to investigate a hitherto … Continue reading

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Worth it

For anyone wondering if “giving it all up” to work abroad is worth it, let me just say this: In all of my times returning to Bolivia, this came with the absolute best welcome home ever.  With a heart wondering … Continue reading

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Crippled by Fear, Living by Faith

It has been many months since I last published on this blog, and for those who were following, I apologize.  The truth of the matter is that almost since the post “here I raise my Ebenezer”, I have become crippled … Continue reading

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