Our friends posted on their blog about a family that was planning to bring their daughter home from Ethiopia. But as happens far too often in places such as Ethiopia another child has died. In the time it took me to write these words more children have died, and more still. We cannot forget that these things we hear are not sad statistics in a far away land. These are men, women and children who are valuable, precious, worthy, lovable and they should have what we all want -- hope. If you want to make a donation to the Team Ethiopia water well, please click HERE and then click on the red button to make your 100% tax deductible donation. If you are unable to donate, please consider including this family who sustained a terrible loss in your thoughts and prayers.
I am not trying to use this tragedy just to make a pitch for charity, but you know where my heart lies. It lies broken for the children of Ethiopia and other such places where hope is stripped and anguish pervails. I am just simply committed to doing whatever I can to help the world because I want these two to have a chance to live in a world where poverty is history: