THE APRIL 1ST LAWS

  as many of you know, part of my job in budapest as a global missions intern is to work with the refugee ministry of the reformed church in hungary — specifically, i… Continue reading

PREPARING TO RETURN

  my wordpress account apparently never scheduled this post to go out, but here’s a brief piece that i wrote up in anticipation of returning back to the states on march 25th. i’m guessing… Continue reading

LISTEN

  one of the biggest things that i learned from my year in massachusetts is how to listen to and appreciate someone’s story, without taking on their circumstances as my own burden. living… Continue reading

MISSION IN THE MIDST OF REVOLUTION

  take a gander at this recent article that I wrote about the hungarian revolution of 1848 and the resulting march 15 national holiday that is now celebrated throughout hungary every year. part of… Continue reading

HUGS

  in my work with roma children at the after-school roma mission of the RCH, called YOU + ME, it’s taken me a while to fully integrate. i’ve been there for almost five… Continue reading

FINDING SAFE PASSAGE

  here’s a recent article that I wrote about the fantastic refugee ministry that I work with in budapest. part of my job as an english communications associate for the reformed church in… Continue reading

ITALIA

    i’m stoked to announce that i’m writing this post from the darling northern italian city of parma, seated cozily on an IKEA couch with my best friend hannah and her wonderful… Continue reading

THIRST

  we all thirst for something more in life, something deeper than the mundane everyday routine that we can so easily become stuck in. this thirst can pull us in different directions and show… Continue reading

VISION

  i am surrounded by vision here in budapest. when i’m working in the ecumenical office of the reformed church in hungary, i see the passion for international ecumenical cooperation and my coworkers… Continue reading

BUILDING BRIDGES

  here’s a recent article that I wrote about the fantastic roma outreach program that I work with in budapest. part of my job as an english communications associate for the reformed church… Continue reading