The kids were in bed. Tucked in clean pj’s, warm sheets, full bellies. The dishwasher quietly ran in the kitchen, basketball echoed on tv. All while we watched a series of videos from Compassion about the importance of sponsorship.

Then we were blindsided, by this video

Bolivia Compassion Video

I went in, picked my daughter up out of her bed, and held her. I rocked her, prayed for her. “Jesus, sweet Jesus.”

I silently wept.

3 thoughts on “Gut-wrenching

  1. SomeGirl,

    I just popped in to get to know you more. I’ve browsed around and LOVE your heart! I look forward to getting to know you more! ♥ Michelle

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