For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven” —Eccl. 3:1 I press on towards the goal for the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” —Phil. 3:14 Thank you all for your prayers over this break, I have survived my first New Zealand winter and the Lord has been… Continue reading Working in the Waiting
… As your days, so shall your strength be.” — Deut. 33:25 But those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.” — Isa. 40:31 My apologies for the delay in updates. As… Continue reading Strength for the Day
One thing I have desired of the Lord, that will I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the Lord, and to inquire in His temple.” - Psalm 27:4 Teach me Your way, O Lord; I will walk in Your… Continue reading Where is Your Focus?
"God is in the midst of her, she shall not be moved; God shall help her, just at the break of dawn.” —Psalm 46:5 "... But one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the… Continue reading New Year’s Reflections
The students have all returned from their outreaches safe and sound. Thank you for all who have been praying for us, God is so good! Outreach Week is one of my favorite times of the semester at CCBI. Every semester we take a break from classes and homework, and set out on a 10-day outreach… Continue reading Beauty of Simplicity
Technically, I arrived almost two weeks ago, but now I am starting to feel more settled. In some ways, it still feels surreal to be back in New Zealand, but at the same time it feels a lot like coming home. As today is the first day of spring in New Zealand, and the first… Continue reading I Have Arrived!
"A man’s heart plans his ways, but the Lord directs his steps.” —Proverbs 16:9 I have a date written next to this verse in my Bible, 8/16/14. Nothing strikes me as memorable for that particular day, but I think this verse would reflect the change that the Lord was doing in my life, though I… Continue reading The Adventure Begins…