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My first month on the job! [with the first installment of “The Story Team Interns”]

Hey everybody! I know it’s so passé to apologize for not updating your blog, but I’ve heard from a few of my supporters asking how the internship is going. I think some of you guys may be worried that because … Continue reading

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73% and 1 Week of Support Raising Left!

Support raising has been a good experience of learning to trust God better and learning to be at the mercy of others, but I am SO READY for my internship to start. By God’s grace, and the generosity of several … Continue reading

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50% Funded!

This has been an incredibly busy 2 weeks since I last posted, and this is the first time I’ve been back in Austin in that time. I’ll write more about what’s been going on, but I just wanted to put … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: A Music Video with The Friendly Savages!

THE FRIENDLY SAVAGES Lots of you have been asking what I’ve been doing all summer since I’m not teaching and my internship doesn’t start until September. I’ve spent a good chunk of that time working on fundraising, but I’ve also … Continue reading

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Support Raising Update: Reality Sets In

The end of July is a turning point in support raising for me. July 20th I received my last paycheck from Summit Christian Academy. I don’t get a paycheck in August unless I raise support. This just got real. When … Continue reading

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The Good Kind of Humiliating

When we say something is “humiliating,” we typically mean it in a negative sense. Yesterday I had coffee with Jeremy Rodgers, the Film Production Manager at Austin Stone (aka “the film guy” aka “my soon-to-be boss”). We talked over the … Continue reading

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Forgiving God

One of the things I love about those who have not yet reached “maturity” is the uncanny courage to say exactly what the rest of us mean but are too afraid to say ourselves. On the last night of Switch … Continue reading

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