~Student Leadership University~ After getting back home from Belize I didn't have much time to rest but I'm still very blessed with the opportunity to be here, plus I actually got to take a warm shower for the first time in weeks which was nice. Student Leadership University 101 is a program that is taken … Continue reading SLU 101 Day 1: Leading the Leaders
My heart breaks today as I have to say goodbye to everyone from the school and the church. Tears fill my eyes as I think about the impact that this country has had on me. It's 9:37 a.m. and we just got back from Pop's, our morning spot for breakfast. The realization hit that this … Continue reading Belize Day 6: Our Goodbye is not a Goodbye.
In the mornings we go to Pop's for breakfast a couple of streets over from our hotel, Martha's Guest House, and on the way there is always a lost dog everywhere we turn. The dogs are skinny with dirt all over their body and the saddest look on their faces, licking the road for food … Continue reading Belize Day 3: Lost Dogs
One thing they do here in Belize is make swans out of tires and place them in the streets to make them more beautiful. Something so ugly like tires turned into something gorgeous like swans. After breakfast we went to the church and I was able to meet some of the members of the community. … Continue reading Belize Day 2: Tire Swans
It's 3:00 am right now and I decided to watch motivational videos and write this before I go to sleep because why not. I noticed a lot of people saying prove everyone wrong, go out there and dream big! But how can I prove everyone else wrong when I haven't even proved myself wrong. I … Continue reading Prove Yourself Wrong
"God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and love and of a sound mind." -2 Timothy 1:7 Most of the time we feel alone, if not all the time and that's when our weaknesses are normally attacked. Recently I've been having this urge to go out and change the world. As … Continue reading Just Ask
Church to me is a place to go for peace after all the hard challenges I face throughout the week. You learn stories with miracles that seem impossible to believe, you learn who God is and His purpose for it all, and also you learn more about yourself and how to conquer some challenges you face in life. It's a place … Continue reading Why do you go to Church?