Everyone wants to know what it is like on a day to day basis? What does a missionary do every day?
For over a year, my dear friend Melaynie has announced her wedding with her sweatheart Sam. I remember being in her midst at Monroe College as she giggled her day away reading his text messages, and they were just friends. Last Friday after six years they got married! Ahhhhhh love…… (insert dreamy face).
I was away from La Costa for twelve days! I missed the heat, but no cold weather could keep me away from the medical caravan my sister-friends in Quito were putting together. From the moment I heard their idea to have a caravan designed for women’s holistic health I jumped on board!
How can we find balance if it feels like time is running away. God’s timing is not our own and that should bring us peace in a mysterious way. Continue reading “Holding On “
After 9.5 months in Ecuador, Brooklyn felt my soles on it’s ground. In Bushwick, where I used to play at the pump and stay at my cousin’s home for the summer, memories of my younger days brought me a smile. Even when I moved within the States (Massachusetts and Virginia), I’d always make sure to make it known that I am indeed a Brooklyn girl.
When you are on a never-ending mission, fundraising can become a never-ending journey. It has been a little over eight months since I moved to Ecuador as a ‘first- term’ missionary with Covenant World Mission. The idea, the plan, the hope is to live and serve here for a minimum of two years.
I am a Remnant because I recognize that I am a descendant of a particular people.
Continue reading “Remnant “