Thoughts on Failure

Most people that know me would tell you that I am a bit of a perfectionist. I only like to do things once, and I like to do those things with excellence. It’s pretty rare that I do something that I’m not good at – and that’s partly because if I know I’m […]

By |October 16th, 2015|Flight, Lessons|9 Comments

Take Delight in the Lord

Psalm 37:4 says, “Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you your heart’s desires.” Until today – just now actually – I’ve always been focused on the second half of that verse.

“he will give you your heart’s desires”

I’ve been waiting and pleading with God to fulfill those desires.  As I was reading tonight, […]

By |August 18th, 2014|Lessons|5 Comments

Feeling Judgement

I recently had my roommate, Ben, give me a mohawk. My coworker, Jordan, asked me to get one with him. It’s been a long time since I’ve had a mohawk. Some of you may remember that I had them all the time. This time was different.

I experienced something new this time around. Something that I […]

By |July 16th, 2014|Lessons|8 Comments

Back to Guatemala

I arrived in Guatemala yesterday and the past 30 hours have been incredible.  It’s funny because out of all the countries that I ventured to on the Race, Guatemala wouldn’t have been the one that I thought I would return to first.  God wants me here.  I’m not sure why yet, but I know He […]

By |March 18th, 2014|Lessons, Mission Trips|1 Comment


Identity.  It’s the one thing that all people struggle with.  Everyone asks “Who Am I?”.  It’s a focal point in American society.  We see people dance inappropriately on stage or have sex in movies just because they struggle with their identity or because they haven’t even begun to find their identity.  Bringing it closer to […]

By |February 18th, 2014|Lessons|0 Comments

I’m Terrible at Delegating

It’s true – and God’s been giving me opportunity after opportunity to develop the ability to delegate well.  I hope he continues to give me ample opportunities and still extends some grace my way.

Project Searchlight took place January 3-8.  It was a blast.  It was crazy busy and the preparation was super intense – but […]

By |February 7th, 2014|Georgia, Lessons|2 Comments