See Uganda through the eyes of these Compassion Bloggers January 27-31, 2014. Stories, videos and pictures posted daily at compassionbloggers.com/uganda2014 from Jeff Goins, Joy Wilson (aka Joy The Baker), Emily Freeman and Myquillyn Smith (aka The Nester).
Half the Sky: When You're Ready to ACT to Bring All Girls Back: The Esther Initiative
Lord, there are stolen girls right now in Nigeria & Haiti & India & down our street who have lost their innocence, their dreams, their hope that You see & You say: See the generation right now who say WE are the eyes that will keep it from happening on our watch, WE are the hands that will open wide & do whatever it takes, WE are the people whose real prayers birth *actual actions*, so moved by grace that we will move, that we will join *movements.*
"As schedules shift, so must our souls. And as my soul takes a deep breath in, I remember how it could be like this all the time if I wanted it to be. Not the schedule part, but the centered part. There is a strong stillness deep within me, the place where God lives. He is not pulled in ten thousand directions and in him, neither am I."