Really tired by the time I make it back to my hotel room, so excuse the copy-and-pasting of Twitter posts… But here ya go.
Sat on Mount Bonnell, read psalms, watched the sun set, and prepared my heart for three days of Gospel-centered orphan care information.
Thinking especially of my Taiwan babies today. Each of them had a rough 9 months before ever being born.
‘If we want to become an agent of healing in our children’s lives, we must start with our own healing.’ Michael Monroe
“There is no normal in adoption.” Michael Monroe
Study: babies whose cries are not responded to will stop crying after 30 to 60 days.
Austin so far: bad traffic, Toms, and iPads.
Feeling the effects of my cold, but hunkering down for great speakers from 9a to 8p.
Already feeling so blessed by worship led by Aaron Ivey.
About to hear @EstherHavens speak. I sometimes still dream of being a humanitarian photographer.
“Awareness without action is pointless.” – @EstherHavens
New metric for the church should be ZERO… orphans and kids in foster care in your city. -Dave Gibbons
In 10 yrs, the number of orphans in Ukraine has gone from 300000 to 30000 bc of a movement among the Church. 90% decease!
“Love on display is the ultimate apologetic.” – Francis Schaeffer
Tears, always tears, at these things.