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Made it!

Dec 8, 2014 I made it to Togo safely! Several of my teammates and I arrived safely in Togo last night (close 11pm local time). Thankful for all your prayers and encouragement! All of luggage arrived and we cleared customs with 4 full luggage carts without too much difficulty! (Though I sure worked up a…


“Je puis tout par celui qui me fortifie.” Philippiens 4.13 After 6 weeks of intense French training my 4 classmates and I graduated this morning! Thank you SO much for your prayers the past 6 weeks. It is truly only through Christ’s strength that we were able to learn so much in such a short…

It’s time!

I arrived in Hixson, TN this afternoon and start my 6 week semi-immersion French training course tomorrow morning! Please be praying for me (and my classmates) over the next 6 weeks as we complete this very intensive course. I look forward to updating you as I progress through this course. Thanks for your support!

Togo Visa

My Togo visa arrived today! I sent the visa application to the Togolese Embassy just one week ago and I already have my visa. Praise the Lord!! I am excited to get to Togo and now I am one step closer!!

Scioto Hills Christian Camp

I Cor 10:31 “So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” Thank you for your prayers the past 2 weeks as I volunteered as a camp nurse at Scioto Hills Christian Camp! The first week I was there we were responsible for medicine administration and…

Shipping boxes

Today I took 3 boxes of personal items (clothes, linens, mattress pad etc) up to Lansing, MI where they will be added to other boxes and medical supplies in a container headed to Mango, Togo. Things are feeling a little more real!

Shoaff Park Baptist Church

Yesterday I had the privilege to share at Shoaff Park Baptist Church in Fort Wayne, IN about the Hospital of Hope and my upcoming ministry there. I also had the opportunity to share with the children about what it means to be a missionary- one sent with a message; the Gospel. I appreciate the warm welcome…

Prayer Card

Exciting news!! I received my prayer cards this week! Seeing these cards makes my trip to Togo more of a reality. I’d like to thank Linde Lou Photography and Nate Horton at Innovative Graphics for their help in making the cards a reality. I look forward to being able to give out these cards to…

Hospital Of Hope

As many of you are aware, I will be heading to Mango, Togo in December 2014 with ABWE to help with the opening of a new hospital. The Hospital of Hope is scheduled to open January 2015. I will be attending a 6 week French language training course in October 2014 before leaving for Togo…