147 million orphans minus one. “He places the lonely in families.” Today we welcomed Isaiah into our lives, our hearts and our family. We met him just a week ago at a babies’ home in Jinja, where the kids and I go each week. Because of his story, there are no leads on family or […]
Category Archives: Jesus–our Greatest JOY!
Those who wait on the Lord will renew their strength… I have been quiet. In a waiting. In a season of loss—loss of another home, another community, another country, another place of ministry, loss of friendships, of dreams, of seeing deep things of God’s heart. In a season of transition—packing and unpacking, re-starting, comforting […]
4 years in Africa. (Photo Credit–Kelly Powers) “Never once did we ever walk along. Never once did you leave us on our own. YOU are faithful, God you are faithful.” This is my offering today—only worship and awe. Only gratitude that this is what you’ve done in our lives. It’s been messy and […]
25 March 2016, Good Friday The last month, fear crashed over my heart and life…beating me down. Over and over it seemed to come. My daughter struggling, my friend dying of breast cancer at age 34 and then I found a lump. I would wake up while it was still dark, heart pounding and afraid. […]