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Meet The Need

Bri is an awesome young women who has worked with me the past two summers as a World Warrior.  Bri and her friend Mark have started  a NGO called Meet the Need. This organization was created as a response to children in need in third world countries.  They are providing clothing, pure water, food and Neem trees.  What is a Neem Tree you ask? Go to this website to find out:
http://meettheneed.theanchorfront.com/#af_link=268:Neem_
You can also see some of my photography used on their webpage.  I would encourage you to buy a shirt because you will be supporting a great organization that is trying to change the world one step at a time.

Number One Fear

Today in one of my middle school classes I gave them a survey to fill out.  The majority answer for the thing you fear the most was dying.  The answer to the one thing they expected from me as teacher was to teach them English and be a friend not just a teacher.  These two things really impacted me and touched my heart.  The Lord has given me so many opportunities to spread His love and I am taking that job seriously.

My Favorites

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My good friend and roommate is a wonderful photographer and these are some of my favorite engagement shots that she took.






Work=Ministry

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In my book work equals ministry.  And in the book that matters it means the same.  Colossians 3:23 says, "Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than people."  My parents used this verse to teach me good work ethic from a very young age. It is something that has stuck with me.  In whatever I do I am working/serving the Lord.  I am so blessed and thankful for the job that I have teaching English Literature to 7-11 graders and English Grammar to 7th graders.  I was expecting to teach younger children but I know that the Lord has placed me in my position to reach out to the young people in this school.  This morning, as a team, we took communion together and then the Spiritual Advisors prayed over each one of us.  The lady who prayed over me gave me a word of exhortation.  She said, "Todo viene de Dios; Le ha puesto muchas semillas en sus manos."  Which means, "Everything comes from God;   He has put many seeds in yo…

Check out the Pictures and Sign the Book

So many of my friends and family won't be able to come to the wedding but you can check out our wedding website and sign our virtual guest book. Don't forget to go to the photo album and scroll to the bottom to see our recently added Engagement pictures. Continue to check because we are updating the site regularly about all things concerning the wedding.
Click on this link to visit our wedding website. The Knot