Start Locally, Reach the World!

“I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭25:36‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Since 2015, Trinity Church has partnered with MAP International, providing medications to underserved people in Cambodia through our medical missions outreaches supporting Cambodian Care Ministries. For the…

Clothed with Compassion

“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” Colossians‬ ‭3:12‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Last year, I had the privilege of becoming a Board Member of Map International. If you aren’t familiar with MAP International’s work around the world, you should be. In 2016, MAP distributed $500 Million of…

Serving Without Fear

“I used to want to fix people, but now I just want to be with them.” ~ Bob Goff In less than three months, a diverse team of servant leaders will leave Trinity Church for Phnom Penh, Cambodia. This will be my fourth opportunity to lead a Trinity Mission Team to Cambodia and my fifth…

The Power of Sustainability

“No one is remembered for what they just planned to do.” ~ Bob Goff Last week, I travelled to Santiago, Dominican Republic with my friend Ani Ruiz Chang to scout out a potential short-term mission trip for Trinity Church’s college interns. We were hosted by Pastor Tony McCreary. Tony has spent the last eight years…

Is There Not A Cause?

“You can never stop believing and acting in the belief that your cause has the power to change the world. If you don’t believe then who will?” ~ Brian Sooy A cause is a reason or motive for some human action. Brian Sooy writes in his book “Raise Your Voice: A Cause Manifesto” that a…

The Keys to Our Future

“The mere imparting of information is not education.” ~ Carter G. Woodson A few days after I posted my blog article “One Girl At A Time”, Girl Rising and Let Girls Learn announced their joint initiative #62MillionGirls. Their goal is to raise awareness about the barriers preventing an estimated 62 million girls around the world…

One Girl At A Time

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~ Nelson Mandela The organization Girl Rising estimates that there are 62 million girls worldwide who do not attend school. Some reasons why girls don’t attend school include war, violence against women, cultural norms about women being educated, lack of access…