Overcoming Anxiety And Fear By Blessing Others --- Fear has always had a grip on my heart. It is one of my greatest weakness. As I continue to walk with God I am confronted with this weakness and I find myself continually handing my fears over to the Lord
'Female Schindler' who saved 2,500 Jewish children, has died aged 98
Irena Sendler 1910-2008 A 98 year-old German woman named Irena Sendler recently died. During WWII, Irena worked in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumbing/sewer specialist. Irena smuggled Jewish children out; infants in the bottom of the tool box she carried and older children in a burlap sack she carried in the back of her truck. She also had a dog in the back that she trained to bark when the Nazi soldiers let her in and out of the ghetto. The soldiers wanted nothing to do with the dog, and the…
ConKerr Cancer collects pillowcases that they donate to kids with cancer. It can be tough to find simple service projects that don't take much time and that you can do at home or with a group...(ie: church group, kids class, etc.).
Great list of ways to encourage and help your kids give to someone in need. Examples: deliver trash bags to mailboxes in the neighborhood with a note to fill with shoes to donate to kids in Haiti and collection date, make gift bags for kids in the hospital, blankets for babies in the NICU, shoeboxes for Christmas, sponsor a child and send pictures they made.