Archive for June, 2009

Tonight we did our annual “Wacky Tour” where we take our summer interns around Camden and show them the neighborhoods in which we work. We finished the tour at the Art Museum in Philadelphia and then ended up playing in the fountain. 🙂

I think we have a great group of interns this year and it was a fun way to start off the summer!

Summer interns 2009




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When you’re on vacation, do you still answer phone calls and/or reply to emails that are ministry related?

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President Obama writes a note for a student who missed her last day of school to attend his Wisconsin town hall meeting.

Watch the video here.

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Watch out.

“Be self-controlled and alert. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. Resist him, standing firm in the faith, because you know that your brothers throughout the world are undergoing the same kind of sufferings.

And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.”

1 Peter 5:8-10 (New International Version)

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Me and the teenagers

jenn and SLs

This photo was taken a year ago as we left for our StreetLeader (teenage staff members) retreat. I remember exactly what I was thinking:

“OMG. I’m on a bus full of teenagers.”

Teenagers aren’t really the group I click with the most, but a year later, I know these teens and I love them!

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