Category Archives: Africa

Hello again, Africa

This is my story. A bit re-told. Perhaps, redundant. But mostly, re-ignited. It’s been so long so I’ve written on my blog. My inbox shows thousands of deleted and sent e-mails after four years of work and development of relationships … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Daily Thoughts | Leave a comment

For my KUE Girls…

TO MY “KUE” GIRLS 4 Years Ago… Dear Sarah, Eun Ae, Anna, Yoyo, Kirsten, Segyo, Bree, Kirsten, Kassie, Jacquie, Esther, Sigrid, Ha Eun, Amy, Julia, Emily, and Rebecca: It’s hard to believe that 4 years have past since you all … Continue reading

Posted in Africa | Leave a comment

Changed

one day soon, i will go, back to what was so well known. but this place, once quite strange, feels oddly more like home. in this time, i have changed; and more than I can say. it simply happened over … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Poetry | Leave a comment

Local Food for a Global Impact

Save the Date: An Opportunity Summer Reception – Local Food for a Global Impact TUESDAY, JUNE 12 Virtue Feed & Grain, 106 South Union, Alexandria, VA 22314 Chapter: YAO-DC As many of you know, I have the privilege of serving … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Events, YAO | Leave a comment

Help Hannah

Dear friends, Meet Hannah Siegrist of Pennsylvania. Childhood friend.  Amazing photographer.  Missionary to Masiphumelele, South Africa. Hannah is working with YWAM for a year in this local community. Hannah moved to South Africa just last month, and while her internet … Continue reading

Posted in Africa | Leave a comment

Back on the Blogger’s Block

Well, here I am blogging again. I don’t really know what happened.  I just sort of took a break from making consistent blog posts, and before I knew it, several weeks had passed. I suppose that on a sub-conscious level, … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Daily Thoughts, Fundraising | Leave a comment

Looking for Meaningful Gifts?

I am excited to announce that I am now an Amani ya Juu volunteer and sales rep! What is Amani ya Juu? It’s an African boutique in D.C. that sells beautiful purses, clothes, and jewelry made by Kenyan women as … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Design Ideas, Shopping | Leave a comment

Egypt Expedition

Well, I’m back from Africa!!! I have now been back a week, and am slowly adjusting back into life in America. It is such a strange, but equally as sweet feeling to be back in my childhood home, with my … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Travel | 1 Comment

Pray for Kenya

“Dear Praying Friends of AIM, From time to time significant issues face a people that merit special attention and prayer focus. Kenya is heading into such a time on the 4th of August and the days following, as citizens of … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Spiritual | Leave a comment

.Dwelling.

With just three days left in Kenya, it’s hard to feel like I have a dwelling place right now, physically and relationally. Not only do we dwell some WHERE, we also dwell in community WITH others. And, when these are … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Daily Thoughts, Spiritual | Leave a comment