Listening For Lions By Gloria Whelan

It is 1918 and Rachel lives in a mission hospital in Kenya. Her parents are hardworking, sacrificial English missionaries, dedicated to helping the sick and illiterate. Rachel has never known any other life and she loves Africa. She loves the mission where she helps and loves the tribal people, the terrain, and most of all,… Continue reading Listening For Lions By Gloria Whelan

A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

When standing in the shower I noticed there are six taps of running water in my bathroom. The water that comes out is clear and clean, and it even comes in two temperatures - hot and cold! This observation might seem trivial, but when you read, "A Long Walk to Water", you will understand why… Continue reading A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park