Why would you go to Africa when there are needs here in America? Was it life-changing? Are you glad to be back?
I never thought describing a 6-day visit would be so difficult. But the more I explore outside my comfortable air-conditioned apartment the more I yearn to learn from my neighbors abroad.
Six months ago, I landed back in Birmingham, Alabama. Yet, even now when the Africa trip is brought up the same question unfolds: Did the trip help you see how blessed we are here? My answer doesn’t always get the best reception.
"Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute."