Then our pastor made the statement, "He who controls the water controls life."
It made me think of all of the people suffering in Africa right now from the drought. The images are haunting and the stories of their struggles heartbreaking.
The problem seems overwhelming--and it really is. The magnitude of the problem is too much for anyone to fix by themselves, but we can all do something.
My friend Heather posted this on her blog:
“We can do no great things, only small things with great love” ~ Mother Theresa
“Don’t fail to do something, because you can’t do everything” ~ Bob Pierce, Founder of World Vision
Just like that, one family made a difference for a whole community.
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Go to www.hopechest.org, click on GIVE
Select DESIGNATED GIFT and specify the dollar amount of your donation
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In the Notes area, specify TOG WELL