I moved from Seattle, Washington to join a project in Santiago, Spain called Pilgrim House. The Pilgrim House is a place where pilgrims of the Camino can come and find community, conversation, and prayer.
We have a guest book at Pilgrim House where pilgrims can write notes or draw a picture. It is pretty amazing what people create in the book. The beautiful artwork and encouraging words help remind me of the good work … Continue reading
This entry is the same as what I sent in my newsletter, but since some may not receive my newsletters, I thought I would add it here too. If you do receive my newsletters, you can skip this post, if … Continue reading
Well, yes, it has been a long time since I have written anything. Truthfully, I prefer the method of sending updates via my email newsletters. Also, I am simply the worst blogger/journal-er/writer…ever. But during my fundraising campaign, it is possible … Continue reading
It is hard to believe that my first year in Spain has already come and gone. What an amazing year it has been! Learning to live in another country, learning to work with another team, and learning what it means … Continue reading
In September 2011, I wrote my first newsletter about the beginning of my journey to Spain. (If you would like to read it, I re-posted it to this blog a day or so ago.) And what a journey it has … Continue reading
I wrote this over a year ago, when I was first starting out on this journey to Spain. It was my first newsletter that I sent using MailChimp. I am re-posting it here, mostly because I am going to refer … Continue reading
For some reason, this year I have been more contemplative about Christmas traditions than I have been in the past. Maybe it is because I am moving to Spain soon, and will spend the next holiday season away from family. … Continue reading