“I just want to make sure this is what God is calling you to do and not an emotional decision,” my dad exclaimed these concerns to me shortly after I returned from my first trip, and rightfully so. I was known for acting on emotions. He then proceeded to say, “but if this is what God is calling you to do, I will support you.”
Let me just say, the support of my parents meant everything to me. I truly don’t know if I could have said yes without their OK. So I took my dads concerns very seriously. Was it Whitney’s emotions or was it Jesus’ calling? I prayed and I prayed and I prayed some more. Honestly, I am still praying this prayer. “Not my will but yours be done.” And God has revealed to me over and over that He is calling me to the DR.
It was for…
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