Back to Myanmar

Back to Myanmar

Cayla and I have arrived in Myanmar! It’s been a rough few days…I got really sick. Fever, vomiting, and terrible headaches. We had to take 4 flights to get from Bangladesh to Myanmar and if I’m being honest, I was about ready to jump on a plane and come home to...
Tearful Goodbyes

Tearful Goodbyes

The last day with the first group of students was an emotional one. Even though I only spent a few short days with them, it was incredible to see their growth and their walls come down. On the last day every single student came running up to me with a huge smile,...
Sleepless Nights

Sleepless Nights

I haven’t slept much this trip. Every night seems to be turning into a restless and sleepless night. Partly due to the heat, the excessive horn honking all through the night, the loud music playing in the streets at 1 am, the pillows that feel like bricks and probably...
Love Rohingya

Love Rohingya

This past week has been an emotional roller-coaster but one that I am so grateful to be on. It’s been busy, overwhelming, heartbreaking, sweaty, exhausting, encouraging and fun. I’m currently in Bangladesh leading the Community Health Workers training...
First Responder

First Responder

Leading up to Christmas 2017 Pastor Lee asked a few people in the Cedar Park community to reflect on their own work as first responders and how it might relate to the incarnation – God’s act of coming alongside those who suffer. Longtime member and current Elder...