I figured if I'm really going to live this lifestyle of Being The Good it should be a part of everything I do. Quality over quick-fixes (or limping along on broken steering). If I'm going to be the kind of person that builds something which will last, I have to make sure to care for the pieces of it all along the way.
It is an understatement to say that their minds were blown. They stood in amazement and pondered this for awhile. One of them kept saying, “Wow I’m going to be thinking about this all night”. I shared the Gospel with them and asked if I could pray with them. We stood in a little circle on the sidewalk outside of a bakery and we had an encounter with Jesus.
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I recently went to Eswatini, formally known as Swaziland, with a group of girls who were determined to be world changers. When I asked them what they thought it looked like to be a world changer, they described a scene of epic portions, of rescuing orphans and fighting for widows. When we arrived in Nsoko they were filled with the romantic ideas of what it looks like to serve the poor and truly make a difference in a nation.
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