All posts tagged: Christ

Thank You & A Dialogue

Most of my posts lately have been about struggles and difficulties I have been going through. This one is different. I would like to clarify a few things that may have been missed. . First of all, thank you. Thank you for being you. Thank […]

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Destined For Beauty

“There is no such thing as destiny, without cost.” I went through some old notes from my DTS. This one phrase stood out above the rest. I find that so easily I am willing to trade hope for despair or self-pity when life becomes really […]

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Conquering The Lies We Believe

In economics there is a popular term that goes something like this, “There is no such thing as a free lunch.” This refers to the fact that no matter whether you received something for free or not, there is an inherent cost in everything. Someone […]

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I have been placed in a box. A metaphorical box, but still a box. I have limited myself and have allow myself to be restricted to images and ideas people have had for me. I am not who they think I am. I was confronted […]

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Week 3: The Transformation

Three weeks ago I came to Tokyo. This week has been impossibly good. Yesterday, I got to witness and take part in a giant worship time in Ikebukuro, where YWAM Tokyo, a YWAM team for Australia, and a team from Bethel Church, got to worship […]

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Week 2: The Reality

I have been in Tokyo two full weeks. It is starting to warm up and the sakura are starting to I just finished the first week of Japanese classes and a getting ready for a trip to Nara. YWAM Japan will be holding its yearly […]

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What We Give Up…

We could discuss what we have given up. We could compare stories of struggles. We could talk about our pains. If we are honest though, sometimes we realize how small these things really are. One second they dominate our mind, the next, they are a […]



In a few weeks, I will travel 5,000 miles to go to a place 2,000 miles away. I am moving to a country where I can’t speak the language. I will be paying money to work full-time in a country I have been to once, […]

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