Embracing Tension

Here is the definition of “paradox” according to the Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary: paradox /ˈparədɒks/ noun  : something (such as a situation) that is made up of two opposite things and that seems impossible but is actually true or possible : someone who does two things that seem to be opposite to each other or who has qualities…


It Wasn’t My Idea

Is this really happening?? Am I really moving to Sicily in less than two months?? How did I come to be in this place where I am preparing to leave my friends, family, culture and comfort zone behind and for an indefinite period of time? Will I be gone for 2 years? Or will it be…

Rebuilding in the aftermath

Immeasurably More

A Second-hand Story of Ripe Bananas: The following is a very fun story of how God provided a large bunch of ripe bananas for my friend Brooke and her family.       Back in 2009 when Thomas and I had two small girls and were living strictly from paycheck to paycheck we had the…