Aloha: Greetings from Hawaii

This week, I'm on vacation with my family. We traveled to Hawaii, so my dad could attend an annual meeting with some colleagues from around the country. (It's in a different state each year. We don't always join him, but we definitely weren't going to miss this one, ha!)

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When You Believe

In college, I was asked to speak in Convocation, which is the university’s “chapel hour.” My talk was part of an annual series highlighting testimonial reflections of graduating seniors. My goal was not to rattle off accomplishments or tell funny stories; instead, I wanted to point others to God. While it’s important to plan ahead, He ultimately has a better one in store.

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Photo Session #3: Shwag Dance Class

Photo Session #3: Shwag Dance Class

Last year, some friends and I were playing volleyball in Riverside Park. Two people started talking about their love of social dance and wondered what it could look like to start teaching swing and shag ("shwag") in the city. (It's possible these two had previously engaged in this type of conversation, but I was around for this part.) 

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Photo Session #1: Steven, Jordan, Mackenzie, & Haley

Photo Session #1: Steven, Jordan, Mackenzie, & Haley

A few Saturdays ago, four of my friends graciously let me practice some of my photography skills on them. We spent about two hours roaming around Lincoln Center, which proved to be an enjoyable experience. I learned a lot, and I'm excited to keep the learning process going. 

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