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ZOMBIES: IF YOU CAN’T BEAT ‘EM, JOIN ‘EM

Zombies! They want to eat you, and they’ll stop at nothing.

Actually, they’re rather inspirational. They know what they want: flesh. Nothing else. That is their only desire; they never stop seeking it and never tire in their search…

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NOT ABOUT ME

The phrase “it’s not about you” is thrown around a lot here. I thought I understood it and lived into to this concept, but apparently I didn’t fully know what it meant…

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HEALING IN HAITI

With each toothy or toothless smile, hug, and squeeze of the hand, these kids revived a bit of life I never thought I would see again, and I was finally able to return to my true hearts mission, to LOVE.

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THE WALL

It is here at the wall where humility reigns.

It is here at the wall where the kingdom of God is built…

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YOUTH MINISTRY IN HAITI

It was humbling to reflect on how I ended up there. Never in my dreams would I have thought I’d be doing youth ministry in Haiti…

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What is Your Sword?

Ever since I was young, I have always liked the idea of being a warrior fighting in a war with swords, shields, and the like. I have wanted to be a knight and storm the castle and fight against evil. There is one thing that I’ve learned on my journey […]

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Prayer is Not Asking, It’s a Longing in the Soul

As a Life Teen missionary, I have a daily rhythm of prayer. 7:30am   Daily Mass 8:30am   Holy Hour 9:30am   Liturgy of the Hours Liturgy of the Hours has been the hardest part of our morning prayer routine for me to enjoy. Liturgy of the Hours is the […]

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Oceans

All summer, my prayer was wrapped around the song “Oceans” by Hillsong United. The beautifully simple lyrics entranced me. I wanted to have the faith to keep my eyes above the waves wherever God would call me, to keep my eyes above the waves of life, to stand firm in […]

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Do You Love Me?

As I was in the process of discerning whether the Lord was calling me back to school to pursue a Master’s Degree or to become a full-time missionary with Life Teen, I traveled to West Palm Beach, Florida to visit my sister, my brother-in-law, and my precious niece and nephew. […]

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God Laughs

The other night, the psalm response for daily Mass was “Lord, you are merciful and gracious” (Psalm 86). I’ve heard about His mercy and grace my whole life, but last night I had a revelation. It wasn’t expected, and it didn’t hit me like roaring thunder. It was more like […]

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