FIRST IMPRESSIONS

  written february 20th i’m so thrilled to be back in greece again, this country which has captivated me since i first visited five years ago. for this trip i’m in katerini (a… Continue reading

BREATHING AGAIN

  i was so lucky to be able to spend this past week back in katerini, greece volunteering with the evangelical church in greece there. i last visited six months ago, in august,… Continue reading

CHEERS TO 2017!

  the new year is off to a great start here in budapest, hungary. so much has already happened and i’ve got lots of exciting stuff to come – here’s a quick update… Continue reading

BUBBLES MAN

this is a letter to the man i met at bubbles, a laundromat in budapest.   dear man in the striped shirt who showed me such kindness, THANK YOU. thank you for proving… Continue reading

NEXT STEPS

  i have decided not to stay in budapest past my two-year term (which ends at the end of september 2017) and it’s one of the hardest decisions i’ve ever had to make.… Continue reading

I AM BUT ONE PART OF THE STORY

  one of the biggest things that i’ve learned from my first year in budapest is that i am just one part of a much larger story. sometimes my role is grand, but… Continue reading

HALF-WAY DONE

  it seems insane to think that i’m already half-way through my two-year stint in hungary – where did the time go!? it really hit me the other day as I was hopping… Continue reading

A QUICK GAME OF CATCH-UP

WHEW! my last few months have been absolute insanity but I have adored every minute of them. I feel terrible for my lack of blogging!! I’m so easily swept up in the wild… Continue reading

NATIONAL YOUTH ASSEMBLY

    as many of you know, part of my job as a missionary working with the reformed church in hungary is writing english articles about various things happening in the wider church through… Continue reading

IT’S TIME FOR ANOTHER ADVENTURE

  I know I just got back from greece, but in a few days I’ll be off on my next adventure: scotland! I’m returning for the second time in just a couple of… Continue reading