Rainy Morning

Last night I woke up to a thunderstorm. Pounding rain, thunder, lightning–all the good stuff. After looking out for a bit I laid in bed just listening. I just got up this morning and the air so nice and cool and it is still drizzling. The little lot below us is one giant mud puddle, as … Continue reading Rainy Morning

Assumptions

Today I was sitting and talking with some of the older boys. This is always a highlight of my day/week. The topics range. We talk about music and America more than I’d prefer, but I still enjoy connecting with them all the same. I feel like a big sister to them and I love it. It’s funny … Continue reading Assumptions

Humility

Operation adjust my attitude is in full affect. I’m giving myself some grace because living here is hard and leaving home is emotional and all that. But I can’t sit in that place. Gotta keep pressing on, you know? I can generally gauge how I’m doing spiritually by how much I am writing. When life is … Continue reading Humility

About that…

So perhaps my first blog entry back was a bit more optimistic than actually accurate. The desert hasn’t exactly welcomed me back with a sweet embrace, so to speak. I arrived safely, but my luggage did not. After a couple of phone calls to the number they gave me and many anxious prayers on my part … Continue reading About that…