Will you sponsor a child with me?

Will you sponsor a child with me?

I told you how yesterday felt like a day of meeting long lost relatives, but I want to tell you today about the other children I met while with the Maasai people in their village. A few days before we left for this trip I went to my friends on my Instagram page and...
Family is more than blood

Family is more than blood

I looked up the word “family” tonight in the dictionary and I’d like to make a suggestion to Mr. Webster if at all possible. You see the definition of family goes like this: a group consisting of parents and children living together in a household....
Hope in the midst of Injustice

Hope in the midst of Injustice

I was asked to go to Kenya a few months ago by my friend Bri, who works with Compassion International. I was slightly excited (just kidding – beyond excited) about this offer because I’ve never been to Kenya and then when she told me that I could actually...
Happy Hour #97: Melissa Russell

Happy Hour #97: Melissa Russell

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMy guest for episode #97 is Melissa Russell, Senior Vice President of Global Advancement at IJM, a global organization that protects the poor from violence in the developing world. She drives the core strategies and engagements...
Empowerment looks good on these women

Empowerment looks good on these women

Y’all I told you last week on The Happy Hour #96 with Jen Hatmaker and Rachel Hollis that I would be journeying around the world with them, and we all arrived home a few days ago after being in Ethiopia together for a week. Jen told us both that we would fall in...