Eradicate Silence: Break the Chains of Brokenness

Eradicate silence. When I hear those words I think power, strength, durability, and fear. Lots of fear. Why do I need to eradicate silence? That sounds too scary. And what does it mean? Eradicate is a strong, powerful word. I chose it because I think that silence, the type of silence I’m talking about, isContinue reading “Eradicate Silence: Break the Chains of Brokenness”

God, please make me perfect: The unanswered prayer of a missionary kid

Okay fine. I never actually prayed those exact words. But boy did I pray for perfection. I prayed for perfection without realizing it or naming it. I felt this heavy burden, this sinister desire to be perfect. A perfect missionary kid for my parents, for my family’s support churches, for the mission, for people aroundContinue reading “God, please make me perfect: The unanswered prayer of a missionary kid”