The Value of Learning

By |2017-12-25T11:55:26+00:00December 12th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, Creative, motivation, hope, expectations, dream, depression, money, rejection|

Would you rather buy fish at the grocery store or go to a lake and catch a fish? There's almost no point in even asking this question because we're probably all thinking the grocery store [...]

You Can’t Plan For Everything

By |2017-12-25T11:56:52+00:00December 6th, 2017|Boundaries, love, missions, missionary, pain, community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless|

Recently my girlfriend called me and said that she got into a car accident that was bad enough that she needs to take time off work to recover. I was devastated when I heard the [...]

Is the Church a Building?

By |2017-12-25T11:58:02+00:00November 29th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, money, finances, evil, self-employed, rejection, bitterness, anger, resentment, hopeless|

When I was younger, I used to think that the church was a building people go to on Sundays. I adhered to this belief until I went to the mission field. As a missionary, I [...]

The Dream of Retirement is a Deception

By |2017-12-25T11:58:29+00:00November 27th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, money, finances, evil, self-employed, rejection, bitterness, anger, resentment, hopeless|

About a year ago, someone shared a really sad, but true story with me about a woman who wasted her life. Some years ago, there was this woman who was a very hard worker. She [...]

The Crippling Fear of Success

By |2017-12-25T11:59:01+00:00November 25th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, money, finances, evil, self-employed, rejection, bitterness, anger, resentment, hopeless|

Did you know that being afraid to succeed is a real thing? In regards to my calling in this life, I've been disappointed so many times that failure feels more comfortable than it does to [...]

A Prophetic Dream Coming True

By |2017-12-25T11:59:27+00:00November 22nd, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, money, finances, evil, self-employed, rejection, bitterness, anger, resentment, hopeless|

A few years ago I had a dream that I was getting on a train and people were giving me a lot of cash. Then, I got on the train and traveled to some unknown [...]

Feelings Lie

By |2018-06-29T11:31:02+00:00November 20th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, money, finances, evil, self-employed, rejection, bitterness, anger, resentment, hopeless|

If our feelings are what drive us to make the biggest decisions of our lives, we'll inevitably make the biggest mistakes of our lives over and over again. When I went to Mozambique last year [...]

My Journey in Spain: 2 Weeks of Growth in Gran Canaria [Part 3]

By |2018-01-31T02:00:12+00:00November 9th, 2017|Boundaries, love, missions, missionary, pain, community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless, travel|

While Gran Canaria is a very beautiful island, my goal while I was living there wasn't to rest on the beach all day long. That gets pretty boring for me after a while. For those [...]

The Reality of Living Overseas

By |2017-12-25T12:08:58+00:00January 18th, 2017|community, travel, hope, friend, lonely, depression, Mozambique, France, Middle East, South Africa, Missionary, Missions, hope, give up, expectations, expectancy, dream, failure, fail, hopeless|

Many of us think of how amazing it would be to live overseas. Some of us dream about living on a deserted island far away from home and all it's problems. Other people dream about [...]

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