Overcoming my compassion fatigue

With everything going on right now in national politics and the world, there are a lot of things that I feel I ought to care about. I’m pretty sure you all know what I mean. With the presidential election coming up later this year and the things happening in the Middle East with Iran and… Continue reading Overcoming my compassion fatigue

Pray for Haiti

Today is the one-year anniversary of the earthquake that hit Haiti.  It killed 230,000 people.  A million and a half people were left homeless.  In the past year, they’ve been hit by flooding from a hurricane, faced a cholera outbreak that sickened 15,000 people and killed 3,000 more, and their government has been in chaos.… Continue reading Pray for Haiti


I’m sure you’ve all heard about the tragic earthquake in Haiti by now.  If you haven’t, I’m not sure how you managed it.  It’s hard not to notice when the expected death toll is somewhere between 50,000 and 200,000 people. I hadn’t written about it yet because I didn’t know how to write about it. … Continue reading Haiti