Day 349 & 350 – White

Yesterday morning I woke up on the edge of Uganda's biggest national park. The sun rose with its orange, warm glow over the endless fields of green. For the first time in a long time, I woke up in a bed with white bed sheets in a small cottage that I shared with a dear... Continue Reading →

Day 304 – Desire

It's strange how in the moments that you feel like you have enough, that God provides you with more than you asked for.  Okay, maybe that needs a bit of explaining. Every morning, at least when I am in Kampala, I read just a tiny bit of inspiration from various authors. Day 304 (I decided... Continue Reading →

Day 291 – Place in this world

​Leave your native country, your relatives, and your father's family, and go to the land that I will show you...I will bless you... and you will be a blessing to others.  Genesis 12:1-2 I got a text today from a dear friend with these words. She didn't know that just five minutes before I had... Continue Reading →

Day 198 – Season of brokenness

Easter weekend is almost over. These past 4 days went by so fast. Beforehand I was really looking forward to having a couple days of rest. Days to let everything of the first weeks of Uganda life sink in. Yesterday I wrote an emotional blog post (in Dutch, sorry!) about that journey from my head... Continue Reading →

Day 195 – Good Friday thoughts

It's Friday. The most special Friday of the year. But also the hardest, most emotional, beautiful and unreachable. Normally I would spend this day at school and then go to church in the evening. I even spend it once walking the Camino to Santiago de Compostella. Tonight I sat in a green garden somewhere in... Continue Reading →

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