5,000 Miles Away

When I first signed up for this Summer of Service trip, I had no expectations other than that I knew God had called me to volunteer at the Shelter Youth Hostel Ministry in Amsterdam and that He was going to use me for His purpose and that He had a plan for this summer. Well, … More 5,000 Miles Away

What Future?

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD. “Plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11 This is the verse that ran through my mind after finding out the news that my good friend, Jake, had passed away in … More What Future?

Dear Jake

November 4, 2017 Dear Jake, I never got the opportunity to tell you how much you meant to me in person, so I decided to write you a letter. What an amazing guy you were. You had such a kind heart but a strong head on your shoulders. You knew what you wanted in life … More Dear Jake

My Community

Community is real my friends, family, and fellow Northwesterners. For those of you who don’t know what I’m referring to, I will explain. Community is something that is stressed a lot at Northwestern in the sense that Northwestern is a christian community and as students we are all apart of that christian community. For awhile I … More My Community