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In the Process of Processing

Being back in the states this week has not been the easiest thing for me. I miss my little ones at the myLIFEspeaks home. I want to hold my precious Clevins and rock him as he rests. I want to play soccer with Stephens. I want to try to calm Evens down...not sure that’s possible...that kid goes 100+mph all day! I want the tiny hands of my sweet little girls to hold mine. I want to look in all their faces and see Jesus as clearly as I did while I was there.

It’s been hard to be back in an air conditioned house, car and office knowing that there is a village that only 10% have electricity (and they don’t really have that legally). I’m not saying what we have here is bad or that we shouldn’t have it. I’m not saying that at all. America is a blessed country...one may argue maybe a little too blessed. We have such great freedoms, such great opportunities. We teach kids that they can be whatever they want to be. We teach them about their rights and freedoms. All the while just a short hour …