Showing posts from August, 2016
It is finally August, which means my year as a FOCUS Apprentice has officially begun! With just a week in, I have already been up to so much. Last week the entire FOCUS staff went on a retreat to prepare for the upcoming school year, for four days we got to spend time bonding, learning, eating, laughing and in worship as a staff. This not only made me super excited to get to work with these people but it also help me cast a vision for our Dallas ministries this upcoming year. 
As a staff we all got to read In the Name of Jesus by Henri J.M. Nouwen, the book which is a short read yet filled with so much, focuses on Christian leadership and the different struggles one can have in a leadership role. During retreat the book challenged me to think of ways I can change in order to form deep relationships with the students at UTD and Richland College and the Dallas FOCUS staff. 

As most of you all know, I moved from Denton to Richardson not too long ago but I'm excited to say that I have f…