Caring without knowing

April 16, 20101 CommentGeneral

We are all hearing more about this earthquake in China. As I tried to imagine the situation in the cold high Tibetan plateau I was bothered by something that emerged from Haiti. I was in Haiti a few weeks after the earthquake. In Port au Prince we were looking for the school that cbm has supported. We knew we...

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China Update

April 15, 20101 CommentGeneral

On my drive into work this morning I was listening to reports from the Earthquake in Yushu County in China on the BBC. My wife and I spent two years in China in the 1980’s. I was back last year for a visit. China is close to our hearts. The stories on the radio reminded me so much of...

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Why this blog?

April 15, 2010No commentsGeneral

I know that God loves all people. I know that God loves those with various levels of ability. I am passionate about finding ways for all people to experience hope – to feel God’s love. I was born and raised in Africa. I have traveled and worked in refugee camps, remote villages and in the largest slums in the...

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A vision for all… I want to dance when I get big

April 15, 20101 CommentGeneral

When my children were small, and things were “right” in their life – they danced. They danced a spontaneous dance of wholeness. They felt loved, fulfilled, part of a family. They danced because they had hope. It was a beautiful dance. I once saw a picture of a little girl writing “I want to dance when I get big”....

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