Hope the Inextinguishable Flicker

August 17, 2018

Success. Personal, physical, and professional success…my livelihood, passion, dedication, talent, and identity. I was losing it… all of it. I was a wife and mom, working full time and attending night classes four days a week. I knew what I wanted and thrived as a student graduating top of my class. Within a week, I... Read More

HOPE – Wishes vs. Expectations

August 8, 2018

I had many frustrations learning the language when my family and I moved to Nepal to serve as CVM fieldworkers there. But one of the most frustrating for me was the fact that they use the same word for “hope” and “expect.”  These were not interchangeable in my mind.  For instance, “I hope it will... Read More