The purpose of my life has to be completely tied to the significant role Jesus gives me. He came to introduce his kingdom and invite humanity into it as citizens and ambassadors, therefore my purpose is to do the work of the King.
I spent 9 out of the last 12 months living away from my home in Eugene, Oregon. It was uncomfortable. It was challenging. But the best part is that I was still home. Jesus is my home.
I trusted these people who loved me in spite of my flaws, and I trusted this Savior who invited me into a better life – one surrendered to the truth and mission of Christ.
I was pretty scared at the thought of moving our lives to Washington, but some of the best stories in life begin when we take the biggest risks.
I needed more from God than I had ever asked for, more from life than I ever knew could be, and more from a church than I had ever experienced.
This transition isn’t always easy-it is often scary-but it’s worth it. It is worth knowing that people at Western Oregon University will come to know Jesus- not by how special the team is, but because of how great our God is.
The people of Resonate were attracting me, and I now know that's because they were representing Jesus, who was calling me. They cried with us, they prayed with us. This was
This upcoming year is met with a lot of excitement. Excitement for the coming years and to see how the Lord moves across the Pacific Northwest. Rejoice that our God is moving at a rate that is urgent and multiplying. Rejoice because this is something that none of us could have done. This is something only God can do.
After just one year of living in the mission field, the trajectory of my life has been changed: I never want to live an easy, convenient, everything on a silver platter kind of life again. I want to live trusting that God is enough for me each and every day.
God is teaching me that He can use me wherever I am. I don’t have to be on staff to be used by Him, I can be working as an assistant and be just as effective. Maybe the people are different, but the conversations are still the same.