what can i say, this has been the most wonderful crazy stressful weeks, but i am loving every moment of it. We didn’t know till day 5 that we would be doing the overnight camp due to the count of students coming. But in Gods plan it is happening. And i am very excited for it. All the nervous/excited feelings i got the day before we left the states vanished […]

Day 7 oh my..

barely surviving in this jungle, don’t know how much longer the elevate team can take this scorching heat and the BIG thunderstorms. We are definitely going to be needing help from YOU and the BIG GUY up stairs for prayer to KEEP GOING and strive to the finish line. We will come across the need for patience with one another to work well together and will have to lean on […]

Going on day 8

There really are no words to describe how excited I am to be traveling to Slovakia again this summer.  For several reasons: discovering more about the culture, sight-seeing, bonding with my team, but I am ESPECIALLY excited to reunite with my Slovak friends (and to make new ones of course)!! I have stayed in touch with them via facebook. And I am just itching to be with them already. They […]

27 Days.. :)

Good evening my friends from America,  Wow, has it already been seven days? That just amazes me. We arrived in Martin Slovakia, Saturday afternoon. As I stepped off that bus I was exhausted and tired but a rush of  adrenaline ran through me. Knowing and not knowing what God was going to do here. Knowing in the sense that i knew what we came here to do. Teach English. Not knowing that God was […]

Love God. Love People. Serve the World.

Today was the last full day of class. I am in love with my students: Bianka, Tomas, Veronika & Kika. They have been such a pleasure to teach. Beautiful smiles and laughter. They took me out for ice cream today. And we made Peanut Butter Bars in class. I got to be in charge of that. I love cooking/baking, i enjoyed that. I am about to leave with Drew and […]

Winding down…