This semester I am teaching a section of First Year Studies at UPIKE. It is a class that is geared toward helping students transition from high school to college and helping them feel at home on campus. One of their first assignments is to write a letter to themselves that they will turn in this… Continue reading A Letter to Myself as a College Freshman
Wow, it's been almost a month since my last post but in the blog silence we've been enjoying our summer. Andy and I joke that we'll be glad for school to start because it forces us to be less busy. In the past month, we've visited family in 3 different cities and 2 different states,… Continue reading Our 30 Minutes of Fame
Well maybe you know what it is like to be kicked out of places. Kicked out because some of your kind have injured and hurt their kind. Kicked out of your favorite places to eat. Your favorite places to socialize. It's just not fair, I tell you. Some have even been so bold as to… Continue reading A Different Point of View
A few days ago, I signed up to be a Compassion blogger. I became at Compassion sponsor in the summer of 2008, after my freshman year of college. Sponsoring a child was something that I had thought about when I saw a booth at a Christian event, but hadn't ever had the means to do… Continue reading A Compassion Blogger?
Hi All, In case you didn't know, I am in Denver, CO this week with a group from SEBTS serving with a new church plant, called Summit Church. Our trip this week has been something of a crash course in Church planting. We have been really getting to know the city, talking to people, and… Continue reading An Update from Denver!
Hi All, Sorry that it has been so long since I last posted. I am in the middle of third week of school. Time is already starting to fly by. Overall, the past 2 and a half weeks have been good, but they haven't been without some speed bumps. As a person who has never… Continue reading An Update from the Trenches (aka Wake Forest)
Hi Everyone! Last Friday, I made it to NC to stay. Settling in has been going pretty well. I have most of my things unpacked and put away. It was a relief that all of my things fit in my room. I will try to post some photos when I get everything put away. Overall,… Continue reading Finally in NC!
Today Stand True released the application for their 2011 Summer Mission Trip. Considering that I'm the President of W&M's pro-life group, you might have guessed that I am pro-life, and that it is a cause that I am dedicated to fighting for. Stand True is a Christ centered pro-life group (they are not associated with… Continue reading Another thing to ponder…