Picture: First 5 devotional app “Live simply so that others may simply live.”Ghandi Though this isn’t a quote from a biblical scholar, it carries the idea of how, I feel, God wants us to live. Live simply, not extravagantly, not … Continue reading
November, a time of Thanksgiving, when we sit together and reflect on our year, what we are thankful for, and come together and share a meal with family and friends.
Step away from the turkey for a second this Thanksgiving and think about, talk about, reflect on , pray about , and give to some great organizations that are doing all they can to provide for those in difficult circumstances.
I challenge you, sit down at your Thanksgiving dinner, and discuss these three organizations with your family and friends and then choose one to give to this Holiday season.
http://www.mercyhousekenya.org – An Organization in Kenya providing protection, care, counseling, and health care for women surrounded by slavery, aids, and unwanted pregnancies.
http://freethegirls.org- A group giving women a great opportunity to escape human trafficking around the world and have a new life.
http://www.ijm.org- A human rights agency that rescues men, women, and children from slavery and oppression of every kind.