The Low Down . . . Down Low

Alright folks, it’s time for an update; the scoop, this dish, the latest happenings. A little FYI, if you will. Forgive me; my coffee is stronger than normal this morning.  Since we met last, progression on the program has been both productive and […]

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A Little Bit About the Compassion Internship Program

You know the expression “Time flies when you are having a good time”? That’s an understatement, to say the least. Here’s another question for you: Remember how I started out as an intern? (I really hope you are nodding your head up and down at […]

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Unbelievable

This past weekend was pretty amazing. Getting a quick trip home, full of family and friends, was just what the doctor ordered. Although, work was on my mind … especially Friday. Curtis Fletcher informed me before I left on Thursday that he would be […]

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Scheduling Schisms

Another week, another update, another way that God is taking things into His hands. After a number of revisions, I presented the business case to Rick Davis, the head of the marketing department. Remember him? His approval and support is crucial . . […]

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Busy Bee…*bzzz*

Setting: Sitting in the arms of the big Jesus statue in the Compassion foyer. Eyes closed. I’m so tired. Last week was quite the whirlwind. But oh the productivity! Let me just tell you, we’re moving forward! As you may remember, after delivering […]

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Gratitude

Remember the Tanzanian children’s choir I wrote about in my last post? Well, it turns out that their matinee performance that day was only a taste of what was to come — an actual full-fledged concert at Friday’s chapel. And what I thought was […]

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Why Am I Here?

As you may have read recently, the Global Leadership Forum has been in progress all week and all the “big-wigs” are in town talking about . . . stuff. I don’t actually know what they are talking about because I wasn’t invited. But I’m pretty […]

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From Glory to Glory

I have been making my way through the New Testament and am currently in 2 Corinthians. I love Paul. He’s blunt without being brutal and encouraging even when he has no physical reason to be encouraged. He’s real, open, honest, and a little crazy. […]

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Still Here

I hardly know where to start. Perhaps I should begin with the presentation. On August 14 I gave a presentation for “the proposal” I worked on during my internship. By the grace of God, it was received very well. Various department heads were there, […]

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Doing a New Thing

It is officially my last Tuesday in the office, and I am … speechless. Where did the last six weeks go? Despite the fact that there are only three days left in this work week, it feels as though there is two weeks worth of work to be done. I will […]

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It’s Happening

For those who have been following along these last few weeks, you know that I have been trying to come up with a new viral marketing campaign. As of about a week ago, I think I have finally got my hands around something solid. Now, the fun and creative […]

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