Friday, August 18, 2017

A Graduation in Haiti

The kindergarten class at the Greta Academy in Léogâne, Haiti, was recently honored in a graduation ceremony, and the teachers were recognized for their hard work during the school year. Blue and white streamers and balloons filled the room as the ... [Read More]


Singing in the Freedom of Christ

I can hear her before I see her. Her sweet voice echoes softly off of the walls as she walks down the steps, rounds the corner, and greets me with a smile and a hug. This is not an uncommon occurrence; Jeffmina’s beautiful singing voice floats around ... [Read More]


A Love Like None Other

Love Maillie is a spunky, beautiful, and bright 10-year-old young lady. Her joy radiates from her kind actions and dedication to learning English. She continuously speaks English with me and desires to learn and grow in her knowledge. Just today we ... [Read More]


Experiencing God’s Love Through Children at The Greta Home and Academy

A child’s naivete is beautiful. Children speak from the heart and say the obvious. They’re good at being who God intended them to be: innocent, kind, brave, silly, and so many other raw characteristics. They love without fear. These attributes enable ... [Read More]


Never Stop Seeking

Children grow up. Whether we want it, kids grow taller, more mature, and more independent. The children at the Greta Home and Academy in Haiti are no exception. Our kids are learning and growing every day. I love looking at old pictures of the ... [Read More]


Raising Servant Leaders for Haiti

When I asked Mirlandat about the importance of community service, she said, “It is a great thing to share what we have with other children.” Although she is only 13 years old, Mirlandat understands Peter’s command in 1 Peter 4:10 to “use whatever gift ... [Read More]


Learning from Children

I spend most of my day at work with kids. The morning is still, but around noon, the students are released for lunch. The rest of my day is filled with children wandering in and out of the office, puzzles on my desk, lesson questions, chalk drawings, ... [Read More]