A window inside life at Augustana College

Fail Constructively

1st Corinthians 1:18-31 Since I was a little kid I always felt like it was my job to succeed. I wasn’t happy unless I got top grades. I needed to be involved in as many things as possible, and be good at them. I even remember being in elementary school and crying to my mother […]

Cross A Border Regularly

I’ve been out of the country a few times, mostly to central or south America, and I loved every place I have visited, but the time I’ve experience culture shock the most was in Cap- Hattian, Haiti on a service trip through my high school. As we sat in the back of a truck holding […]

Leave Home

Leaving home for college was one of the scariest things to happen to me so far in my life. My family had just moved from my lifetime home of Colorado Springs, Colorado to St. Louis, Missouri only two months before college started. I was going from a new town where I barely knew anyone to […]