Author Archives: Jillian

About Jillian

Hey y'all! I'm a Florida farm girl in love with an Alabama farmer. I enjoy playing basketball, writing poetry and watching Auburn football. War Eagle!

Faith of a Mustard Seed: God Outside of the Box

Near the end of our trip in Haiti we went to the mountain village of Arachaie. This village had never had missionaries before and the voodoo leaders continually told the believers who met in a little blue stone building at … Continue reading

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Love Crosses Oceans

  Got crafty on this lovely snow day in South Alabama–here’s the result. Watch and then pitch in to help!    

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Haiti in Video Review

  Visit Give Us Hope Mission for more information about upcoming trips and ways that you can help.

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Wordless Wednesday: Haiti Edition

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Feed My Sheep Farm

This was a common sight in Haiti: Hunger is a fact of life in Haiti. In fact, according to World Vision’s website, 2.4 million Haitians cannot afford the recommended minimum daily calories. One look into those twins faces on Christmas … Continue reading

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Beauty from Ashes

She welcomed us into her home which consisted of a one room concrete building where her and her 5 children slept. She had a “kitchen” outside though to us it would look more like a camp site. Her dirt and … Continue reading

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Is Vocational Education Possible in Haiti?

I became an agriculture teacher after finishing college, getting married and moving back to the region that I grew up in. Becoming an ag teacher had never been on my radar throughout college but seemed to be the best way … Continue reading

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Greatest Gift Trip 2013

Here is a video summary by Give Us Hope Mission of our week in Haiti. I promise more blogs are on their way :)   Thanks to Give Us Hope Mission for creating and sharing the video!

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Island Time

I first learned about “island time” when I was in high school on a mission trip to the Florida Keys. We were sharing the gospel with Spring Breakers on the strip at night but also had several service projects during … Continue reading

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Sunday in Haiti

Americans don’t know how to do church. I mean we are pretty darn good about showing up, singing, sleeping through a sermon and hitting up the local Sunday buffet on the way home, but we often miss the point of … Continue reading

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