Written by one of our very own Veritas Students! After three and a half weeks in Paris, France, I can tell you that God has really been stretching my faith. In the past, I have done ministry in various difficult cultures and even in countries that are closed to the gospel and evangelism. Coming… More Stretching My Faith in France
We talk a lot about changing the world, making a difference, and other take action warm and fuzzies. But can we really make any difference? Ask any Veritas student, and they will probably tell you: “It was nothing like I expected.” Why? Because they thought they would change the world. He thought he would be the… More Can I Really Be the Change?
a gradual increase. The word crescendo has been popping into my head as I walk through the streets of Sevilla, as I have had time to think about my time here and start to process the fact that my day-to-day is here, in Spain. My roommate Mitzy has been sick for the past few days… More Richly Written Crescendos in Spain
Today was kind of awesome. And scary. And at times a little awkward. Today, I got a new family, and I wouldn’t trade this day, or these people, for anything. We left Santiago this morning after climbing Cerro Santa Lucia (So. Many. Stairs.) and grabbing lunch at a local market (where I ate my first… More Adoption Day in Chile
“We don’t learn to love each other well in the easy moments. Any one is good company at a cocktail party. But love is born when we misunderstand one another and make it right. When we cry in the kitchen, when we show up uninvited with magazines and granola bars in an effort to say,… More A New Perspective on Community