Category: Life Changes

Don’t give up on the dream…the final part!…for now :)

Ok so pretty much God has spent the last year answering all my questions and doubts about not giving up on the dream that He put on my heart last August.  Not only has He given me answers to my questions and doubts but He’s put me in situations where I realize I NEED to…


Don’t give up on the dream…part 3

Last week we left off with God showing up in a big way to answer my questions of is this really what He wanted and how will it be used for the ministry He has called us to here.  Since God was showing me this was definitely something He wanted I made myself share with…


Don’t give up on the dream

“I personally think every missionary should come home every 5 – 10 years and study to learn something that makes them more valuable in the mission field.”  I can not tell you how many times I heard those words spoken by our missions school director.  But I can tell you that it was A LOT…


Even if it’s just for one…

How many times have we said this in our lives?  “I need a break from work even if it’s just for one day.” “I have to see so and so even if it’s just for one minute.”  Or, “I have to sit down and rest even if it’s just for one second.”  I know I’ve personally…


This is NOT how I thought it would go Lord…

This was my “complaint” to God during my daily devotional one day back in October.  The day before we’d just had a meeting with Pastor Jorge about the Celebrate Recovery (CR) ministry for women.  During this meeting I found out what Pastor Jorge’s expectations were for this ministry and they were very different from how…


Do Not Worry

“Don’t worry for me Melissa, I will be fine. I’m the daughter of Jesus the King and He tells me in His word that He takes care of the birds and provides for all their needs.  He also tells me how much more valuable I am to Him than birds so I have no reason…


The Chinchilla Family

Even though we have heard about them for some time and even were able to recognize them walking to their home because of the pictures Jon provided for us, we still hadn’t had the opportunity to meet them.  We sat down in this woman’s very nice looking house in a secure neighborhood and based on…