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Coming to Texas!

If you are in the Dallas area we would love to see you this Sunday!  I’ll be speaking on the topic of caring for orphans, and orphan prevention in Ethiopia and will be sharing stories from our time here in Ethiopia at the Gospel City Church in Arlington, Texas.   We would love to see you there! …

Top ten rules for helping Africa

“Imagine you are walking through a battlefield the day after, bodies are strewn all around, smoke rises from the still smoldering ashes of what used to be a home.  Then imagine you have a truck full of supplies with you and you start unloading it and trying to build something new right on top of …

The boy in the corner

This story is being republished from earlier as part of our Best Of Bring Love In Summer 2014.   He is shy and clingy all at the same time, grabbing tight when you show him attention and yet struggles to maintain a sense of normal when someone is not actively loving on him. Oh child, …

Sometimes you just gotta get away

This past week all 54 kids from our forever families, along with their moms and more than 20 of our staff piled into a bus and headed out of town to a lake outside the city in a town called Debre Zeit.  We wanted to share a few pictures with you from this very special …