Category: Life overseas

Love your neighbor as yourself – part 1

The big discovery that answered the question of my identity and ultimately my self-worth – was knowing that God created me to be His child. It had nothing to do with my ethnic background, beauty, bank account or the level of education I achieved. The key to true happiness – true…

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For the love of words

I remember pouring over the squiggly lines on the paper and desperately wanting to know what it all meant. I found a pen and piece of paper and started imitating what I saw … the t’s and l’s were the easiest ones to imitate and my page was filled…

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On waiting for the love of your life

The first time I met him, he was standing near the church entrance greeting people. He must have recognized me as a newcomer because within minutes, he was telling me his life story. “Hi, I’m Jimmie and I just got out of prison.” As an introvert, I listened quietly…

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