mental health & wellness, spiritual, stories

Heartbeat: A Travel Blog

I am very decidedly a "city person." So much so that, during seminary orientation last year, when some new friends invited me to "go exploring" with them I assumed they meant exploring downtown. Lo and behold, they meant exploring a state park. So off I went hiking. For the past 4 days, I hit the… Continue reading Heartbeat: A Travel Blog

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


On Prayer and Place

After 3 final exams, 1 paper, 1 portfolio, and 2 flights, I'm home for Christmas break. And what did I do when I got home? Went to do meals-on-wheels, went to my brother's graduation and celebration dinner, went to the Fort Worth stockyards, and went to see my sister-in-law play saxophone at a Christmas fair.… Continue reading On Prayer and Place