Showing posts from March, 2014


The last 3 weeks have been absolutely crazy...

Jonathan ran a Jr/Sr retreat with our studentsOur intern, Caroline, arrivedWe had a team retreat with a tremendous amount of car troubleWe packed everything up the day we returnedWe moved to our new house and cleaned up our oldWe've started to furnish our house (not so easy without a Bed, Bath & Beyond)We hosted a pancake dinner for our studentsWe're planning our big spring retreatWe got over a stomach bugThings have been so full that we're forgetful, unfocused, exhausted, and easily frustrated. Praise God that He is constant through the change and the stress that it brings. Praise God that He is unmovable and never shaken.

During our retreat, I was reminded of Colossians 3:15: It comes just after Paul lists out things for believers to put on. 
And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful.
We're definitely not in the middle of peace, but in our hearts we are …