Make Your Mission More Than a Trip

Time after time I’ve wondered if anyone would ever uncover a ‘cure’ for those post-mission trip blues… If you’ve ever gone on a mission trip, you know that your sole focus is Jesus. Serving others in Jesus’ name, building intentional relationships with others, inspiring,  encouraging, and challenging each other to grow closer in their relationship … More Make Your Mission More Than a Trip

empty / half-empty / half-full / overflowing

Have you heard of the Bucket Man? He encouraged others to be kind, fill people’s buckets (not be a bucket dipper), make them feel important, love them, and live life with them? (click here to learn more) Well, as followers of Christ we are called to be bucket fillers. If you call yourself a Christian, by definition you are a … More empty / half-empty / half-full / overflowing

Just BE.

AS humans, we have this thing within us, this thing that constantly wants to be filled with doing something and not wanting to be alone. It’s as if, when we have even the slightest break (in our day to day lives) we feel the necessity to fill it, with something, someone, anything. Usually it’s most … More Just BE.

The Day I Met Joe

So there’s this quaint little local hole-in-the-wall coffee shop close to campus called Kaya. Every Wednesday there is open mike night. Some nights are filled with poetry. Some are filled with cover and original music. Some are filled with stand up comedy. Some nights there’s a combination of all of the above. There’s something in common … More The Day I Met Joe