The Payoff

You know that moment when all the pressure disappears? You can look back at the work, the stress, the obstacles and the risks and you finally reach the reward at the top of the mountain? Watch this video for 10 seconds. The Payoff We all were a bit weepy… the week had brought MANY challenges […]

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Love Hope

Love Hope — Ethiopia Today, I leave on another jet plane across the Atlantic. On Wednesday, I will touch down on Ethiopian soil with some really amazing friends to do our best and tell some powerful stories with dignity and hope. Our team has been working on this moment for almost two years. And now, that […]

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Struggle for Progress

Have you ever risked everything–to pursue a dream, to see progress, to make a difference, to grow to the next level? Have you ever been so fully committed, risked so deeply and worked so hard for a moment, a season of possibility? Last year I spent most of my time assembling an amazing team and […]

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One Word for 2013 — ASK

Last year, after having a conversation with Alece, I joined the OneWord365 community and chose the word Brave. Throughout the year, whenever I would get stuck or frustrated, I would remind myself to be brave. It may seem silly, but it truly impacted my life and how I worked through 2012. Sadly, I never actually […]

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Help One Child – Serve One Leader

The light is beginning to shine through the dark skies. Roosters are crowing, and the road next to our house is busy with Haitians already going to school and work. Of course, I’m drinking Haitian coffee, so life is good. Yesterday was a whirlwind filled with up and down emotions, lot’s of discussions, conversations and […]

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