Daily Archives: August 1, 2009

I’m still “processing” all that went on in Slovakia.  There is so much to absorb.  The number one surprise for me was how urgently and compelled I feel to change for the better – in a way that glorifies God (tears come thinking how blessed those two amazing weeks in Slovakia were).   Certainly I had been told it would be a great experience and that ministering to our Slovak students […]

Amazing Love

Slovakia—what an awesome experience. Having never been to Europe or Asia I arrived burdened with a full-blown case of new-traveler anxiety and three overstuffed bags as uncooperative as toddlers on shopping day. Yet, Slovakia’s similarities to the Pacific Northwest immediately surprised and comforted me. With the exception of ancient castles that here and there dominate the mountainsides and drew my mind back to days of knights on horseback and damsels […]