God help me! I want to say something—to them, to you, to anyone who might read these words… I want to express my outrage and my fear and my embarrassment that stuff like this still happens in this place we still somehow call the land of the free.
Isn’t that what we really want for our kids – not that they have more or better stuff or easier lives, but that they go further for than we could, touch more lives than we were able, and advance the kingdom of God to an even greater degree?
A couple of months ago I wrote a post called “My World-Changers.” (Read it here) Today, we hugged these amazing kids of ours – who are, in many ways, far more grown-up than I am – and let them go. As I write this, they are taking off in Houston and in a few hours […]