Tag Archive: support

WHAT BROKE YOU?

  Having a spectacular spiritual sojourner, Melinda, during my YASC year in Westford, MA was critical to my staying in the program and undergoing so much personal growth. During my eleven months with… Continue reading

DEAR COUPLE ACROSS THE TABLE

  Dear couple across the table, I arrived late to Wine School at Whole Foods and the only empty seats were across from you. I sat down and, because I was late, got… Continue reading

IN ORDER TO ACCLIMATE

  This Wednesday I will again travel to Katerini, Greece for a two week trip – but this time I don’t go merely as a volunteer, like I have the last two times.… Continue reading

SMALL BUSINESSES MAKE SUSTAINABLE LIVES

as part of my work with kalunba ltd., the official implementing partner of the RCH’s unit for refugee integration, i update and refresh the website. i recently wrote a quick post for them… Continue reading

SUPPORT SYSTEMS

    having a solid support system is vital in mission work: the rate of burnout is high, the emotional toll can be overwhelming, and it’s easy to feel alienated when living in… Continue reading

POST-GRAD PLANS: A GLOBAL MISSIONS INTERNSHIP

  after graduation from heidelberg, if all goes well, i will be accepted as a global missions intern (GMI) and will volunteer abroad as a missionary (think more “social justice and serving the… Continue reading