Beautiful Birthday Girl

Michaelle, today you turn 8 years old on December 8th, what a Beautiful Golden Birthday!! When I met you nearly one year ago on Bellevue Mountain…I had no idea what God had in store for you, me or us… In the last year…we’ve been through A LOT of trials, pain and sickness…but we have hadContinue reading “Beautiful Birthday Girl”

Walking in his shoes…

The needs of this country are hard to see everyday.  Death is hard to see.  Hunger is hard when it knocks at your gate every day.  Poverty is hard when they are your physical neighbors. But for me, the hardest part of every day is seeing children at home, washing dishes or clothes, cooking, cleaningContinue reading “Walking in his shoes…”

Not My Life.

Going to visit my home state of Louisiana is so bittersweet.   It’s always difficult to leave Gressier, Haiti and especially my girls- but getting to see my family and friends is always refreshing and exciting. But this time home was extremely difficult…I guess though the longer I’m in Haiti the harder it is to leaveContinue reading “Not My Life.”

Believing Him

Sitting on the bench mixed in with the other Son of God orphanage girls- there she was, head down, eyes filled with tears…her small whimpers were lost in the loud noise of the 30+ other girls who were enjoying their chicken dinner (after who knows how long of no chicken. ) As others in theContinue reading “Believing Him”