Author Archives: carolmsmith3

A Thousand Words

The Weight of the Search Joy The Suffocation of Fear Security & Uncertainty Beginnings Joy in the Familiar Hope you enjoy some of the most recent images in my photo caché.  I’m really into lifestyle photography right now, and so … Continue reading

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Be Angry

Be angry and do not sin. Be angry at the injustice & corruption of governments, school systems and even churches you see. Be angry at the amount of poverty you see and the way it steals children’s innocence, forcing them … Continue reading

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Bring Me Your Idols

What do you fear the most?  The bad opinion of others? Ministry/career failure? Singleness? Retirement? Not having children? Your grown children leaving you? Living in a country & culture that’s overrun by fear, I’m constantly learning about what it means … Continue reading

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instagood

  Recently, I’ve: tasted the goodness of Corner Coffee Co., managed rush hour on a South Asian metro, been super encouraged by local believers, made my very first from scratch lemonade & homemade chicken pot pie (at least in South … Continue reading

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One Year Later

One year ago, today, I said goodbye to my mom and dad, boarded the first of 3 flights that would eventually take me to the country I’ve called “home” these past 12 months.  It’s been one of the craziest, stretching, … Continue reading

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It’s Me, & I Need Your Prayer.

  I’m leaving for Thailand tonight for the next 8 days. “Elijah was afraid and ran for his life. When he came to Beersheba in Judah, he left his servant there,  while he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness. He came to a … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Ya Filthy Animal

Remember when Mom would rent movies from work for us on Friday nights and you would ALWAYS pick either Star Wars or Indiana Jones? Remember when we convinced our babysitter, “oh yea, our mom let’s us flood the sandbox all … Continue reading

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