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Compassion Wednesday: The Power of Education

An Abundance of Education

I love learning. I may have mentioned a time or two on this blog that I like taking every opportunity I can get to learn something new. 604 more words

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Anne's Pictures

I received a new picture of Anne  this week. Below is a triptych of Anne for the years 2012, 2014 and 2016 (l to r). I love watching the children grow!


Sponsoring Children

The value of one divine appointment

On Thursday, I enjoyed posting and scrolling through back-to-school pictures on Facebook. But between the images of kids with fresh clothes and big smiles, I saw a picture of a young boy unknown to me. 960 more words

Send Us Out

New Painting Added! "Seeds of Hope No. 2"

I added  a new painting to the “Seeds Series.” I finished this little jewel this week and it is part of my goal to complete 4 new pieces this month…eeek! 283 more words


Between Two Worlds

Sometimes following Christ’s call on your heart can be quite uncomfortable.

It can lead you into situations and to faraway places where you’d never have thought to go on your own; situations where your heart is stretched, bruised and broken, only to be patched back together and filled up again, stronger and better than it was before. 414 more words

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July-A Month in Review

I really can’t believe July is almost over. It’s been a month for the books, that much is true. So let’s review.

It started off on the stressful side. 1,180 more words


Guatemalan Getaway

Heavy black exhaust fumes are unwelcome visitors barging in bus windows we have quickly opened to escape the heat.  We are two hours from the Guatemala City airport and there’s no quick way out of here. 798 more words