Wanderlust: strong longing for or impulse toward wandering. A strong desire to travel. This is not me. I just want to clear this up. I’m not just another 20-something with a desire to travel the world and experience new things. Follower: an adherent or devotee of a particular person, cause, or activity. Chosen: appointed: decided … More Not Just Wanderlust
This psalm written by David speaks so loudly to everything that I’ve learned and how I’ve experienced God this year. The Lord is my shepherd. I am comforted by his rod and a staff; the tools used by a shepherd to guide and to protect his sheep. Comforted by guidance and protection…yes. He gives me rest. He … More Every kid. Everywhere. For Eternity.
As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. they were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” At once they left their nets and followed … More Adventure is waiting. Don’t settle for typical.
Lists seem to be trendy nowadays. So heres a quick list of: 6 HAPPENINGS (and some prayer requests) TO CATCH YOU UP ON ASHLEY’S LIFE. 1. I went home to Michigan for a few weeks for Christmas break! And it was so cold! 35-40 degrees! (Don’t judge me, Michiganders. As my grandma told me, “Your … More 2015. Dream Big. Pray Radically.
Jesus + Adventure + Middle School Friends = THE BEST WEEKEND OF YOUR LIFE! This past weekend, I had the honor of going to Wyld Life camp in the mountains of Costa Rica. We took about 50 middle schoolers to La Cumbre. The beauty of this camp absolutely took my breath away. What a privilege … More Wyld Life Camp 2014!
Again, I apologize for not keeping y’all updated consistently! But heres a big update on life. As I continue this journey, the Holy Spirit keeps reminding me of Moses in Exodus: The Lord said to him, “What is that in your hand?” He said, “A staff.” And he said, “Throw it on the ground.” So he threw it on the ground, … More Community. Laughter. Surgery. Life to the full.
2007. When I grew up, I wanted to be a teacher. Or a nurse. Or maybe play in the WNBA, standing 5′ 5″ and dunking (let a girl dream). I wanted to get married, have 2.5 kids, be a good person and live a good life. I even went to church on Sundays…sometimes. And then … More October 14, 2007