Birthday x4

Well, this past week was crazy, because in my cottage there were four birthdays! This means many parties with a lot of people and food. We began the birthday celebration on Tuesday night at midnight going to Steak ‘N Shake. Amy and Jenna wanted milkshakes on their 21st birthday. On Wednesday morning Grace and I […]

Market Place Revolution Conference!

Hey Everyone! On Thursday and Friday I attended a conference called Marketplace Revolution. The conference was held at Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, IL. “Marketplace Revolution is a unique conference which brings together professionals, business people, international workers, university students, and church leaders from over 22 different countries—all passionate about partnering to end […]

Making Amigos at the Amigos en Cristo Banquet

I am currently sitting in my kitchen at home sipping some apple cider tea. And it feels so good to be home with parents. The reason I came home is because the ministry my dad started called Amigos en Cristo hosted its third annual banquet tonight. I have never been able to attend a banquet before because I always […]

Learning to Live in a Global Society

Recently in my Economics class my professor asked us to write a paper on a non-profit organization. Our objective was to imagine that we are an employed as a paid consultant for the organization, charged with assessing its ability to “help without hurting” and relaying our observations in a formal written report. In particular, the […]