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Frustrated…

Frustrated…

So yesterday I couldn’t think of anything good to blog about. I had no inspiration. Then the internet went down for three hours (welcome to Africa) and I was off the hook. My how 12 hours can change a story. I’ll be honest. Today is the first day I just want to go back to […]

Up in Smoke

Up in Smoke

It’s amazing how a little bit of experience changes things. How seeing the faces and knowing the stories changes your perspectives, possibly even some well-meaning convictions in life. This is not something that all of us don’t already know. You can’t just make blanket statements. There are people behind every problem and so many stories […]

What does it mean to be a friend?

What does it mean to be a friend?

Ok, so if I’m blogging on a Thursday you know I have something to say, for real. My question is legit. What does it mean to be a friend? Many of us Westerners think about life-long friendships, being there in the hard times, having fun, hanging out, whatever. I know now that this may not be […]

The Beggar Dilemma

The Beggar Dilemma

The biggest dilemma I’ve faced since moving to Cape Town should really be a no-brainer for a Christian. But then you look behind the issue and see all the strings and it gives you a headache and a heartache to just really not know how to proceed. What’s this complicated, mentally depleting issue I am […]