At Concordia University, our theme for the 2017-2018 school year was “All Things New” taken from Revelation 21:5, and that verse soon became the theme for my life. The Spirit led me to new places, to new people and new challenges. With all the new that occurred in my life this past year, what I’ve been reflecting on the most... Read More
In this life we are given a limited amount of specific moments, events, or experiences that offer us the opportunity to step outside of our own realities and into a new one, where our comfort zones are stretched, our perspectives are changed, and our hearts are transformed. For some this may be starting a new job, entering marriage, or moving... Read More
I am currently finishing my senior year at Spring Arbor University in Michigan. I am studying youth ministry and dream of someday having my own after-school drop-in center to minister to at-risk urban youth. As God's grace and mercy go with me, I am excited to serve the Lord through authentic love and Christ-like service to others for the rest of my days.
Last year, a friend of mine joined the World Race and committed to sharing the gospel of Christ throughout eleven countries in eleven months. As Emily and her team traveled, they witnessed to people they encountered and served indigenous residents of remote areas. She and her fellow missionaries rarely knew what situations they would face as they arrived in foreign... Read More