The Reality of Fair Trade Coffee & A Book Review

We can perhaps all agree that over the last century or so at least, there has been an increased interest amongst many on how our personal economic actions affect the economy, society, and the environment. Along with the growth of automatic giving via child sponsorship and online lending platforms, individuals have been able to enjoyContinue reading “The Reality of Fair Trade Coffee & A Book Review”

The Role of Faith in Development Work

As of late, I’ve been deeply affected by the video shown below. Tim Costello’s (CEO of World Vision Australia) articulation of poverty and the role of faith in development work has had the particular quality of opening my eyes to the reality of what I’ve been seeing all along. His placing of poverty in theContinue reading “The Role of Faith in Development Work”

Photos from the last few weeks

Justine met Becca and David (before they were married!) at CBU – a special thing about them, is that they got married the day after Becca graduated from college! Which meant that they celebrated their three-year anniversary with us in Kenya. We are so grateful for their friendship, and the sweet time we spent together.¬†BeccaContinue reading “Photos from the last few weeks”