Author Archive: malonem613

Who do you follow?

Hi Everyone! My name is Jewel Gingerich Longenecker and I’m a LOG adult. I loved being on Thursday team last fall and getting to know all of you who were on it. I already miss all the graduates! It was the first time I had been on a LOG team without one of my own …

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Inside Out

Matthew 5:8 reads, “Blessed are the pure of heart, for they will see God.” When I think of the word pure I think full and happy, not just satisfied. More satisfied than God has provided, not seeking for human things. Matthew 23:26 reads, “Blind Pharisee! First clean the inside of the cup and dish, and …

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That Startling Effect

  Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy. – Matthew 5:7 You can usually find me running from destination to destination, normally with a purpose and a tolerably cheery outlook, but rarely with enough time to stop, breath out, and contemplate where I am going. I like this kind of active life; when …

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Let Him Fill Me

“Blessed are those who hunger & thirst for righteousness for they will be filled.” Matthew 5:6 How many times do I find myself saying I’m hungry – or if I’m not and just smell fresh popcorn I’m immediately hungry? All I have to do is walk into a movie theatre and they have me. I …

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Driven By Love

Hey guys! I’m Caroline Pitts. I’m going to be a senior at John Adams. I was brought to LOG by my good friend Bella Worrell in the fall of my sophomore year for my participant #82. I came to LOG at a time in my life where I would pick and choose when I believed …

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By Your Side

  Hey guys! My name is Erin Pinter and I was a participant on LOG 78 (*clap*), Care Leader on LOG 86 (*clap*) and Co-Leader of SOS 2017 (*clap*)! This coming fall I’ll be a freshman at Ball State University! I’ll be studying Elementary Education and can’t wait for my next adventure! I was first …

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Take a Step Back

  Hi friends! My name is Cara Lochmondy, and I’m a rising senior at John Adams. My participant LOG was #83, and I was able to serve as spirit leader at LOG #89. I was brought to LOG by my best friend, Caroline, and I happened to come in at a low point in my …

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A Promise of Hope

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. …

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