Training week for basketball camp starts tonight! We're about to head up to the camp property, move in to our teepees, and meet the volunteers who arrived today from the States. Woot woot! From what I've heard, training week is a cool time to seek the Lord and prepare our hearts for camp, get to … Continue reading Camp, Here We Come!
My first week in Spain has been so full of new people and new experiences that I feel like it has been a whole month. They say that immersion in a new language is the best way to learn, and now I can say from experience that this is very true. Even as I am … Continue reading Week 1 Update
I made it to Spain, safe and sound! (I should note, I have a short amount of time and spotty wifi so this update is going to be more or less of a thought dump!) Here's what I saw as I flew in: I was met at the airport on Saturday morning by two staff … Continue reading Here We Go!
I'm sitting on the plane that will take me to Barcelona! My life for the next 10 weeks has been packed into two suitcases and a backpack. Somehow, my checked suitcase (which includes a sleeping bag, beach towel, and battery-powered lantern) was EXACTLY 50lbs! Gotta celebrate those small victories when you can! I want to … Continue reading The Adventure Begins