Even after more than 5 years, I am still amazed by where I live. In the last couple of weeks, I’ve found myself on the National Mall for a few different reasons. 458 more words
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Two days ago I returned from a one-week trip to Haiti with a small team from my church, Capital Life Church in Arlington, Virginia.
While an entire report on the trip would not be in keeping with the themes of this blog, there are a few observations I’d like to share with you. 229 more words
Have you ever felt misunderstood, that you were being treated unfairly based on someone else’s misconception?
I have experienced this fairly recently with a friend. On more than one occasion, I’ve felt that he was treating me based on a faulty understanding of me and my intentions. 612 more words
I have always been a planner, and I’m usually pretty proactive in pursuing my plan.
By the time I graduated from high school, I knew I wanted to live in another country, so I pursued a major I believed would allow me to function in that country – a major in Spanish with a minor in French. 430 more words