Simply Committed

I was always taught growing up that promises were big deals and that if you made one, you were expected to follow through. Outside of promises, however, I’ve found words to be cheap. Unless a person promises me they’ll be at something, it seems that I never know what exactly to expect until the day…

Why We Empower People

Working off of Brian Fikkert and Steve Corbett’s book, When Helping Hurts, and his own experiences, Jamin explains the importance of empowering people. Poverty comes into our lives in many other ways and if we want to bring wholistic healing to each other, we must look beyond financial issues to find the deeper roots at play….

Do What You Agreed To

It may be different for you, but faithfulness is a sliding scale for me in which every person moves around. I know who I can trust and who I can’t. I know who needs to promise me something in order to follow through and I know who can just tell me they’re going to do…