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So, you're on the fence about DTS...

So, you're on the fence about DTS...

DTS is a risky decision, with so many unknowns and ‘what if’s?’ It’s a difficult decision to make, but life with God is full of opportunities to take risks.

Why This Blog Post Is So Hard For Me To Write

Why This Blog Post Is So Hard For Me To Write

"I want to properly convey the goodness and faithfulness of the God who drew me here when I had no idea what I wanted; I want to tell you how He continued to show up day, after day, after day, to gently and powerfully walk me into a more full picture of what it looks like to be..."

Why I've Done my DTS 7 Times

Why I've Done my DTS 7 Times

5 years ago, I decided to fly 22 hours over my home country and the Pacific Ocean before reaching Brisbane, Australia. I figured a 6-month commitment of a Discipleship Training School (DTS) was short enough that I could easily back out if...

When Outreach Isn't What You'd Thought It Would Be

When Outreach Isn't What You'd Thought It Would Be

It's so easy to be on a mission. It's so easy to follow the Lord’s leading somewhere and get carried away with the idea. It's so easy to get caught up in what the most efficient, radical, and world changing thing can be. It's so easy, that sometimes...

How Heroes are Made

How Heroes are Made

Our Western Christian lives have become so safe, free of intense or life—threatening persecution and comfortable, yet are we really living? When I read the stories in the Bible...

The Power in Taking a Step

The Power in Taking a Step

“It’s too hard. I’m not good at it. Why me? Why now?” I’m sure these words have gone through your mind a time or two. I want to tell you a story about a time I had these thoughts, and the power that came from taking the next...

Capturing India

Capturing India

Hello everyone! These past three weeks have been really busy for us in India, we have said goodbye to Darjeeling and are now in Siliguri for the last two weeks of our outreach. I have chosen some of my favourite photos from the past few...

Ok We get it, God Thinks We're Beautiful

Ok We get it, God Thinks We're Beautiful

I just finished watching the first season of glee tonight (for the second time….) It seems that whenever one of the main characters, Mr. Schuester, comes on the screen I can’t help but gush like a little girl, especially when I see...

Hunger and Rest

Hunger and Rest

I was recently praying for the Discipleship Training School that I am staffing, asking God where we are at mentally and spiritually as a school. More than that I was curious about what He wants to teach us and where He wants...

My Thoughts On Intercession

My Thoughts On Intercession

“Our Father in heaven.” These are the first words of perhaps the most common prayer used in the Church, something that possibly has also given us our view of God: someone who is “up in heaven” looking down...