While beginning my study abroad trip in London, God had some very unexpected surprises. You see, I have struggled with my faith the last few years, and saw the Veritas program as a terrific opportunity to fall in love with my savior again. I had hoped to isolate myself from the heartache of my world … More Unexpected Surprises in London
Chileans love bread. In fact, Chile ranks as the second highest country in the world for bread consumption. There are bakeries everywhere, and grocery stores have a huge section devoted to every type of bread imaginable—different shapes, sizes and textures, and they all have different names. Every day at the table, we have bread from … More Life in Chile is Baked Fresh Daily
It is absolutely incredible how fast time has flown. It feels like yesterday I stepped off the plane to embrace this new adventure in London. Now, as I reflect back on all of my experiences this semester, the ones that stick out are the opportunities God gave me to be a part of His … More Life-change from London to Berlin
It is always an adventure in London! Each day seems to be filled with one amazing experience after another and yesterday was no exception! A few friends and I had planned to spend the afternoon checking out Greenwich Market. We heard that there were a lot of cool places there that offered some unique items. … More Football Frenzy!
While researching about others’ study abroad experiences in my preparation time before coming to Chile, I thought some of the aspects of “culture shock” I read were absurd. One in particular said that at some point, you might even resent your home country for being the way that it is. I didn’t understand that AT … More My Home is Heaven–No Culture Shock