Life

CONFESSION: I LIE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

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Social media lies. Or perhaps more accurately, I lie on social media. It’s this thing inside of me – this thing inside all of us humans – this thing called the need for approval.  It can be so ugly.  And yet, I’m addicted. Let me be honest. My social media?

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Life

PRACTICING FORGIVENESS

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In the summer of 2013, I was in Rwanda, Africa for two months. During this mission trip I went to a church memorial, about an hour outside of Kigali. 19 years ago the church was a thriving Catholic sanctuary. The doors were open as I got to the front of

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Change Makers

Why I Left Everything And Went to Africa

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I had dreamed about this day for so long. For nine years, I had wanted to go to Africa. And here it was: the Big Day. June 16th, 2013. I was off to Rwanda, Africa for two months. I could hardly breathe – I was so excited. I was prepared

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