All these kids taught be so much. They are so blessed, and so full of joy. The blessed me more than I blessed them.
I thought Haiti was going to be a sad place, a dark place....it was the complete opposite. yes there was a lot of devastation, there was a lot of poor people and kids running around, but you know what they had that I don't, or we don't? Great faith. faith that God provides, faith that God satisfies. The first day of the feeding program i was in shock and overwhelmed, it hit me hard. I was only seeing the negative things, but if you start looking at what God has done in their lives, you would see His greatness shine upon them. These children new God personally...praised Him for everything. Always joyful with the little things they had.....we have to learn from them.
The older kids have dreams of what they want to accomplish..they strive to be somebody in this world. They love life, no matter how difficult it is. no matter how little they have.
I don't really know how else do describe Haiti to you..but to put it in these words.....A Beautiful Disaster..haiti and the people of haiti are beautiful jewels.