After a year at Covecrest, I can call Atlanta my home city now (even though I learned quickly that “Atlanta” really is not just Atlanta, but Atlanta plus tons of little towns around it)! In between the two mission years, I went home to the Netherlands for a couple of weeks. My stay there was a huge blessing, and I got to see a lot of my family and friends. Also, it was great to enjoy the Dutch culture again for a little bit. :) It was a bit difficult to leave my country for another year, but at the same time I was very excited to start my new mission adventure in Atlanta!

We Cannot Give What We Have Not Received

Just recently, I was being overwhelmed by fears of failure and inadequacy. Past insecurities were rising up inside of me. ¬†When I was faced with various obstacles, it was hard to stay grounded in peace and see things clearly; my emotions were uncontrollable. It was like I was back in […]