ministry, Scripture, spiritual, stories

Holy Ground

Last Sunday, I heard a poignant sermon reflecting primarily on the Exodus 3 account of Moses and the burning bush, wherein the LORD tells Moses (among other things): "Do not come any closer. Take off your sandals, for the place where you are standing is holy ground." The preacher shared an anecdote about praying with… Continue reading Holy Ground

cultural issues, ministry, spiritual, stories

When I Was Five: Learning from Children In Belize

I recently returned from a mission trip to Belize, where my church in Dallas has partnered with an Anglican church in San Ignacio for 10 years. We do work at churches and schools around the Cayo district, providing Christian education, installing libraries, assembling jungle gyms and picnic tables, painting, repairing, and more. The trip lasted… Continue reading When I Was Five: Learning from Children In Belize

cultural issues, ministry

Air Quality and Social Inequality

Yesterday I returned from 7 days in Camden, NJ, where I participated in UrbanPromise's workgroup program along with 8 other students and 1 staff from William & Mary's InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. This was my third trip to Camden, and each time I learn more about following Christ, about Camden, and about urban ministry/urban issues in general. This year my team… Continue reading Air Quality and Social Inequality