A Letter to God

God, that I could see through their eyes. See into a world where poverty darkens door steps and death shrouds itself in misery. Where disease beckons with pain and agony. God, that I could see through their eyes. See into a world where hope should be lost.  Where salvation but a shadow, something that should never be caught. God, that I could see through their eyes. See scrounging,...
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Wait into the Prayer

“Praying… demands a relationship in which you allow the other to speak there, allow Him to touch the sensitive core of your being, and allow Him to see so much that you would rather leave in darkness.”–Henri Nouwen I am mystified at how often I have opened my mouth in prayer and yet, at the same time, closed my heart to God.  I marvel at how my litany of requests,...
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Sponsoring Compassion

She is 12 years old and has beautiful brown hair and these incredible eyes that are dark and fathomless.  She loves to colour and learn.  She talks about playing and skipping and making friends.  She, like any other child, becomes animated at the thought of visiting her grandmother, who she loves with all of her heart.  She is proud of her accomplishments and everyday she...
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