I can do Nothing on my own.

“I can do nothing on my own.” John 5:30 I read this scripture this morning and was reminded how ESSENTIAL this is to KNOW and LIVE and BREATH here in Haiti. Respire Haiti has 10 people here this summer….some are permanent, some are just for the summer…and we are SO blessed.  God has us workingContinue reading “I can do Nothing on my own.”

Dear Dada.

There are many things that happen in Gressier that rock my world…some in an amazing way…some in the most disturbing and disheartening way…this was unfortunately something that rocked me to the point of tears, nausea and begging God – please be aware that this blog is tough and really shows some of the darkness ofContinue reading “Dear Dada.”

Freedom Reigns in this place.

The longer I am here, the more I realize, no matter how well I know Creole, no matter how many people I know in Gressier, no matter how many people call me “White Haitian” (and treat me as an equal) and no matter how well I “integrate” into this community…it always falls back to theContinue reading “Freedom Reigns in this place.”

The enemy is Not Happy.

Walking through the Miami airport last night this feeling came over my whole body.  It felt like I couldn’t breathe, as I walked to baggage claim my heart beat fast and anxiety crept in.  I couldn’t figure out why I was anxious…was it because I was traveling?  Was it because I hadn’t seen my girlsContinue reading “The enemy is Not Happy.”