Thursday, April 10, 2014

Missions: Update 4/10

   Time for an update! I've got $70 out of the total $1,850 I need to raise for both Operation St. Cloud AND Nicaragua. Considering that I'm just now sending out letters, thought, that's not too bad.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Missions: Snail Mail

   I finally got going on sending out support letters today, address- and stamp-ing just under 20. I know you're probably thinking, "That's not much," but let me tell you, it took an outrageously long time! Anyhow I thought y'all might like to see it...

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Missions: Meet The Teams

   So, by now I'm pretty sure you know I'm going to be doing Operation St. Cloud and going to Nicaragua this summer... Well, I thought I should let you get to know some of who I'll be joining on these missions. So here they are...

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Serve with My Words

   BAM! WHAM! SMACK! My Switched-On-Schoolhouse health class today, entitled "Speaking in Love", just hit me with a spiritual epiphany. Now, I already know all this, but it just hit me really strongly today. Especially as I think about and prepare for going to Nicaragua and doing Operation St. Cloud again. It just kind've hit me... I can serve the Place of Hope staff and the leaders of the Nicaraguan church not just by my actions, but by my words. Here's and excerpt from my lesson: