I’m in love with a Stripper….

colleen Blog, Ministry 0 Comments

It’s true…I am in love with a stripper, two strippers actually, the other day I decided I was going to camp-out at Panera and get some work done, well this particular Panera tends to be full of people I know and this day it wasn’t any different. I ran into a few different groups of friends there and each of …

It just keeps getting better

colleen Blog, Ministry 0 Comments

So this week has been amazing, my friends from Zanesville have done a fantastic job of leading the kids in summer camp this week. I have honestly been doing this for four years, and I have to say this has been one of the best weeks of camp ever. We’ve jumped from 25 kids the first day to 50 yesterday. …

Brave

colleen Blog, Ministry 0 Comments

This is the beginning of a series of stories I want to share with you about some pretty amazing students in my life, I have asked their permission and I have chosen a word for each of them that describes a trait I see in them. I am so excited to share their lives with you. As I type this …

Heartache filled with Hope

colleen Blog, Ministry 0 Comments

As I sit down to write this my heart teeters somewhere between heartbroken and overflowing with excitement. You see there’s this kid, who has kind of stolen my heart, she doesn’t come around often because she’s “different” and the streets kind of have a strong hold on her right now, but when I get to speak truth, wisdom and encouragement …

Black+White=Human

colleen Blog, Ministry 1 Comment

You live there? Are you the only white person? Do you feel uncomfortable? And last night, “You’re the only white person here…does that bother you?” When I responded no, I live here the person who said it looked disgusted and told me they didn’t understand, that’s okay friend you don’t have too. I have struggled to write these words today, …