Watch Out Chile; Here I Come!

June 18, 2014 at 5:32 pm (Missions) (, , , , , , , , , )

Mission Trip to Santiago

Hello Friends!

First off, I want to thank you for all of your support in prayers and finances. This trip would not be possible without you.

I can’t believe we’re leaving tomorrow!! We have been preparing for this trip for a year now, so it feels a little like Christmas. I wanted to let you know some specific prayer requests before I go. AND it turns out I will probably have nightly wifi access! So, I will try to post a (very short) daily update on our ministry and any further prayer requests. So be sure to check back!

I’ll tell you: the thing I am most excited for on this trip is the time we will be spending as a team. These kids are very special to me as I have seen many of them grow up over several years. We will get some processing time each night, and I will be praying for wisdom and discernment; for God to speak through me to these youth about this experience. Missions were an integral part of my faith journey, so I hope that this trip produces long-term effects not just for the church in Chile, but also in the hearts of the youth on our team (and us adults, too, of course!).

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Amnesty Week. :D

August 9, 2010 at 8:00 pm (General) (, , , , , , , , )

Man Reading Book and Sitting on Bookshelf in Library

The library has special hours for inter-session, which have been frustrating at times, but it reminds me of last summer when, while checking for the Pierce County Library’s hours, I discovered a banner announcing Amnesty Week.  It’s a campaign to welcome back all patrons to the library.  –Just ask your librarian and they’ll wipe away all of your fines.

Lost a book? No problem.  Loads of late fees? No problem.  “Just ask,” it said.

Then I noticed the date.

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