We Disagree?

picsPhilippians 4:13- “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”

You most likely had one of two reactions after reading that verse. Either you thought, “Man, I love that verse” or you rolled your eyes and almost stopped reading this blog post.

Religion is not simple. The bible is not straightforward. Everyone does not agree on everything. Verses mean something different to each individual person.

Everyone’s faith is different. Even within a denomination. Even within a church. Even within a family.

Hello, reader. My name is Madison. I’m a junior in college. I’m a non-denominational Christian. My dad is a pastor. And we probably disagree on so much.

And that’s okay. Continue reading

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Amsterdam My Love

amsterdamI’ve been in this amazing city for three days now. And I am already in love. Seriously, this city is so beautiful, the weather is perfect, the food is excellent and the people I’m with are amazing.  Continue reading

Day One

Day One.

San Francisco, California-Wednesday September 18, 2013

After a red-eye flight from Kona, Hawaii to San Francisco, California, I find myself in the bathroom at 5:30 am with my lovely team of seven girls. And oh how terribly obvious we are a team of girls.

I step into the bathroom to see my leader fixing her hair, a teammate applying makeup, another looking at her teeth and a third putting in contacts. Is this not necessary? We’ve just slept through a five our midnight flight, of course we have to fix ourselves in the San Francisco airport. Continue reading

Bitter Sweet

map1So I’m going to start off by saying I’m sorry for not posting in weeks, my computer has actually not been working and I’ve been very busy.

But to catch you all up, the past month has been incredible. All the speakers we’ve had have been amazing. And now is our last day in Kona, Hawaii.

Tomorrow I leave for Amsterdam. Continue reading

Best Week Ever

wd2I’ve had a crazy week. From messages, to things God is doing, to spending time with my friends, It’s  been amazing. Although it has also been incredibly draining. I will not spend time on specifics, but rather, the overview of what God is doing in my life and saying to me, either directly, through others, or in amazing messages.

Last week was corporate week, which means all the DTS’s have morning teaching together in one room. For the first half of it we had…. wait for it…. Dar and Loren Cunningham talk to us. Continue reading