Posts from November 2014



Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays, if not for the sheer fact that I can feel the bond of family. Last night was the first Thanksgiving I’d experienced at my mother’s house since 2009. The past two years I had spent with Chris’s family; three years ago I celebrated Thanksgiving in Bolivia;…



I feel fortunate that I was able to be on the mission field for a term before getting married. In a way, I feel more prepared because I know what weaknesses exist within me that I should guard against when we return to the mission field. If I had to choose one battle from my…