I’m a Sinner Too

these past few months have passed by so quickly. my time in taiwan is almost at an end. isn’t that crazy? i’ve been here for almost a year. in one way, it does feel like a year and even longer than that. in another way, it feels like i just got here. if i’ve everContinue reading “I’m a Sinner Too”

So This is the New Normal

time just flies by and now it is april. time is like sand. i try to hold on it, but it keeps slipping between my fingers. things have changed a lot in the last few months. i know. it’s on everyone’s minds lately. the virus. the coronavirus. or COVID-19. whatever name you put to it,Continue reading “So This is the New Normal”

You Have Meaning; You Have a Purpose

the rain continues to pour outside as i start to write this post. it has been cloudy outside ever since i woke up this morning. apparently the weather is like this because of a typhoon. don’t worry about it much. typhoons are kind of a common thing here. it’s just another day of life inContinue reading “You Have Meaning; You Have a Purpose”

Love Makes All the Difference

another week of teaching has started. and i find myself looking forward to it. it’s exciting to see new life enter into this camp. this is an entirely new and different experience for them. i hope that i can make them feel right at home. i have learned more and more that kids need love.Continue reading “Love Makes All the Difference”

Word of the Year: Trust

did anyone else choose a word for the year? i first heard about choosing a word for the year around the end of last year. and i found it to be a very fascinating idea. for one, it’s not really defined with any set list of requirements or “must do’s.” so there’s a lot ofContinue reading “Word of the Year: Trust”

Don’t Let Fear Hold You Back

i like to have direction. don’t you? isn’t it nice to have an idea of where you’re going? to have the path laid out in front of you? to know that this is where i’ll be at this point in time? in reality, life is hardly ever like that. those people with their five orContinue reading “Don’t Let Fear Hold You Back”

Hello

whether you’ve come from either two of my previous blogs (here or here) or you’re entirely new and have never seen me before, hi! welcome to my mess. seriously, i’m quite the mess. but aren’t we all in some way or form? no one is perfect. even still, we are significant. we have the abilityContinue reading “Hello”