by m. e. roach packed dirt dusty feet, small and large so much noise chaos I’m scared inside my belly something gnaws, gnaws, gnaws a great black monster called hunger my sister’s eyes are even larger- my mother and father have no time- and I don’t know why, why this is my … More Little Bird
“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.”
– C. S. Lewis
Many waters cannot wash away love, rivers cannot sweep it away.
And what manner of love is this?- that He lay down His life for His friends.
This year, as a junior in high school, I am taking all my classes as a PSEO (post-secondary enrollment option) student at the local community college. This experience has brought a lot of new challenges as well as new opportunities. The people. The people are so beautiful- all of the incredible beauty there in the … More Beauty
Hello all! As you know, this is Compassion’s blog month for all of us crazy bloggers. But now they’ve announced another fun contest to go along with the blogging month, and hopefully to get more sponsors: the Pinterest contest. Personally, I spend way too much time pinning (“I’ll just check pinterest really quick”… one hour … More Compassion Pinterest Contest
I can’t go to Compassion’s website anymore without being captured by yet another pair of eyes; another story; another beautiful person. So here are three more: First I wanted to tell you about Wisnu. At 17, he’s the oldest Compassion child I’ve talked about on here so far. Scrolling down the page, his eyes stopped … More Irresistable
Dear Jesus, There’s a little girl I wanted to talk to you about. Oh, I know You already know her better than I do. I know You’ve been watching out for her for a long time; even before she was born. I know You love her, too. But I have to tell You- she is … More Dear Jesus: A Letter for My Vivin