I Was A Jonah

I wouldn’t have believed you if you had told me today would look like it does, not with the way this story started. Just be prepared if you decide to raise your hand and say “Oh, oh! Pick me! Send me!” Chances are good that you will get picked, but it will look nothing like what you think it will.

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Heartbeat

My heart has been cracked wide open to feel things that I sometimes wish I could put away for awhile. There are days when my heart just feels too much, when I become aware of what comfortable used to be and what knowledge really feels like. Comfortable was ignorance and ambivalence. Comfortable was caring but from a distance.

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By The Numbers

Poverty creates obstacles to children’s survival, development, protection and participation in decisions that affect their lives. These effects can last a lifetime, and be passed on to the next generation.  The loss of basic necessities required for a fulfilled childhood threatens both the immediate survival and long-term future of children.

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What's In A Name

So, why For Esperanza? The best answer I can give you is, BECAUSE OF LOVE. Let me try to explain. I have this bracelet that I always wear…it simply says esperanza. Hope. I wear it as a reminder to pray hope over all of my CB kids. Hope, if they still believe in it, can scare them to death. It’s a dangerous thing to believe in.

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Ashley Cunningham