This begins the first series of post about the wonderful people that I have met in Salvador! Please stick with me, enjoy, and give me your feedback!
Not all wanderers are lost, some find their way to Bahia...
Hello world, Today I woke up to feeling joyous and jubilant---well more than usual. I challenge you all this day to take a took at your life, really examine it and then look at the position you are in right now. That is what I did this morning. I am in a country I had… Continue reading The tree that bends but does not break
hello world, Today marks a full day three of my time here in Salvador and I must say I have just had the BEST day. But I have to say, it didn't just come from me waking up and having a good day thrown on me, i had to take the dive and make it… Continue reading Choose better, and better you will be!
Oi! Coming to you all the way from the beautiful Salvador---I MADE IT! There are always some bumps in the road when it comes to me getting from point A to point B but nonetheless, I have to say this trip was smooth sailing. I had two connections, one in Atlanta and one in Rio… Continue reading I made it!
It is officially t-2 days until I leave for my trip to Salvador de Bahia, Brazil! Excited?---YES; scared out of my mind and internally freaking out?---DUH. Nonetheless, I am SO thrilled about this new adventure I will be embarking on. For those of you who do not know, I am going to Brazil for an… Continue reading Travel bound!
Oh how time changes. As the new year is almost underway and I am celebrating Christmas, I started to reflect on this past year. Just last year, my family of eight were living in an apartment. I remember the feeling joyous around the holiday but also the grace uncertainty of not knowing when we would… Continue reading Life comes at you fast
Forgiveness. Such a simple word; but such a complex concept to grasp and implement in our daily lives. I am across this verse as I was reading today: If you have anything against anyone, forgive him, that your Father in heaven may also forgive you your trespasses. - Mark 11:25 I try not to speak… Continue reading forgive who? forgive you.
truly following God is about the hills and valleys, but it is also about self examination and choosing His path---even when it's against our very essence.
Went to an event in the Cherry Hill neighborhood of Baltimore City. There's so much to this city y'all, invest it! I met such great people and truly saw the power of community. I met locals who found themselves through their love from art. And who's lives were saved by the love they experienced from… Continue reading #supportthecommunity #bemorebmore #savethearts #youth