June 2, 2014 — 1 Comment

I’ve done this before. Moving 1,000 miles away from home isn’t a new concept for me. Neither is the location I currently find myself.

Yet this time feels different.


Well, this time I had far more to lose. Continue Reading…

A Quick Visit Home

May 24, 2014

I’m grateful to have gotten a couple days with my folks back in Southern California for my mom’s birthday.

Moving to Portland was a difficult decision, but I know it’s where God has chosen to develop me in this season. I’m blessed by the support and love of those back home. Thanks for being my biggest supporters.

Fun Fact: As I write this on my flight to PDX, an old man behind me is struggling to calm his granddaughter who is incessantly kicking my seat. Fun indeed.

Three Months In…

May 18, 2014

Friday marked three months with Willamette Christian Church. I can’t say enough how grateful I am to be at a place where I feel valued and loved this much. Thankful tonight that I get to serve such an incredible community with an amazing group of talented and humble leaders.

God is faithful.

A New Adventure

January 29, 2014 — 26 Comments

In 2009, I found community at South Hills Church.

I’ve gone from attender, to member, to volunteer, and finally, to staff, and each leg of this journey has been nothing short of incredible. I’ve met some of the most amazing people and built a massive extended family.

And now my season here is drawing to a close.

Continue Reading…

Rethinking Multi-Site.

September 24, 2013 — Leave a comment

Everything about this is brilliant in my eyes. What are your thoughts?