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Life in Africa, During a Pandemic

Life in Africa, During a Pandemic

Living in Africa During a Pandemic I have put off writing this for months, as I’ve struggled to put into words what it’s been like living and ser...
African Routine, Acid Burn, and Building Community

African Routine, Acid Burn, and Building Community

Chatting About Child Safety With Students You do child safety, right? What exactly does that mean?”I was sitting in a grade 11/12 dorm doing dorm...
Christmas In Kenya

Christmas In Kenya

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I hope you had a lovely holiday season wherever you are in the world. I hope you were able to spend it with f...
Tears in My Eyes

Tears in My Eyes

Tears In My Eyes As we pulled up to the gate, I couldn't help it... tears burst into my eyes. I was overwhelmed with emotions as we finished Afr...
I Made it To Africa

I Made it To Africa

Guess What!?! Nina jifunza kiswahili (translated: "I'm learning Swahili"). Which can only mean one thing.... I've made it to Kenya!  I'm on my la...
Is This Really Happening?

Is This Really Happening?

Is This Really Happening Updates: Support Update Commissioning service Prayer Requests Lessons I'm Learning Right Now Join My Support Team ...
Breaking News

Breaking News

BREAKING NEWS In This Update: Support Update Saying Goodbye A HUGE answer to Prayer The First Day of School Support Team SUPPORT UPDATE: ...
Breaking News

Breaking News

BREAKING NEWS In This Update: Support Update & Financial Deadline 14 Days Away I'm Leaving in 43 days! Calling All Prayer Warriors Disappointi...
This Wasn't Planned

This Wasn't Planned

Change of Plan "In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps."- Proverbs 16:9 Sometimes our plans are differen...
Is it hard for children to be away from their parents?

Is it hard for children to be away from their parents?

This week I'm back to answering some more of the frequently asked questions about my missions trip to Kenya.  QUICK UPDATE: I'm currently at 17% o...
Are boarding schools safe?

Are boarding schools safe?

Last week I answered some of the most commonly asked questions and this week I'm back with some more answers.QUICK UPDATE: in the last 2 weeks my ...
So Many Questions

So Many Questions

As soon as I tell someone I'm planning on moving to Kenya to work at Rift Valley Academy in a few months, they immediately have a thousand questio...