https://vimeo.com/246174406 They warned me that I'd want to stay here in Albuquerque, but I didn't take it seriously until about three months ago! Check out the video above, from a local Albuquerque artist John Acosta, who captures the heart of Albuquerque in it's many forms! February, March, and April were filled with several opportunities for … Continue reading They said I’d want to stay!
This year was unlike any Lenten journey... In my past experience of Lent, I've always had a hard time connecting spiritually. As a kid, raised in the Catholic church, I tended to connect Lent with: rules, obligation, and wondering why giving up chocolate deemed you closer to God. When really, Lent is a period of … Continue reading For such a time as this // Precisamente para un momento como este
Just like Peter, James, and John, we’re along for the journey – to witness what we see and to share the testimonies about our experiences and transformations. // Al igual que Pedro, Jacabo, y Juan, estamos presentes para el viaje - para ser testigos de lo que vemos y compartir los testimonios sobre nuestras experiencias y … Continue reading New eyes, different ears, more fully present // ojos nuevos, oídos diferentes, más presente
Written Monday, Feb. 5, 2017 // Escrito el lunes 5 de feb. I've been searching for the words and motivation and energy to look inward and write something meaningful to share with you. But in reality, throughout this search for motivation, I've been feeling rather weak lately. // He estado buscando las palabras y la motivación … Continue reading Searching for motivation… when the flesh is weak // Buscando la motivación… cuando la carne está débil
Realizing that 'we are all migrants in search of something profound and meaningful to our being'... // A través de darme cuenta de que “todos somos migrantes en la búsqueda por algo profundo y significativo para nuestra ser”…
It's already November?! // Ya es noviembre?! With the newness of work at Camino de Vida and exciting YAV community days & weekends, the time just flies by! // ¡El tiempo simplemente vuelva rápido, con el puesto nuevo en Camino de Vida, y también con los días de la comunidad (YAV) y los fines de la semana! My first … Continue reading La Vida en Camino (de Vida)
"But God doesn't call us to be comfortable. He calls us to trust Him so completely that we are unafraid to put ourselves in situations where we will be in trouble if He doesn't come through." - Francis Chan, author of Crazy Love I used this quote at the end of my discernment process - The one about Answering God’s Call....
We have been so warmly welcomed into the Albuquerque community with cultural outings, green & red chili's and lots of love! // Hemos recibido una gran bienvenida en la comunidad de Albuquerque con actividades culturales, verde y rojo chiles, y mucho amor! ***Lots of photos!
Once I made it to Albuquerque, my new home for the year, I headed to the airport to fly to Newark, NJ, take a train from NJ to NY, then take a shuttle from the train station to the Stony Point Center, PC (USA)... Needless to say, that was an exhausting day through multiple means … Continue reading still processing… DIS-orientation
// with the many farewells & "see you later" hugs, the journey was beginning \\ The road-trip began on August 18th, from San Antonio, Texas with my lovely travel companion, Stacey! We drove from San Antonio, Texas to Las Cruces, New Mexico to White Sands National Monument to San Antonio, New Mexico (which was just as … Continue reading the journey…