Archives: December 17, 2010

mustard seed faith

At 40%, Kenya has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world. Among the youth, the situation is grimmer, with 3 of every 5 out of work. Little wonder that "in the violence that followed Kenya’s disputed elections of 2007, which left 1,133 people dead and 650,000 displaced from their homes, many of these atrocities were committed at the…

waiting

We have some friends, a young married couple, living with us. Finished with one part of their university studies, they’ve applied to a variety of graduate schools to continue their coursework. But they have no idea where they will end up. The possibilities are all over the map—from Boston to Vancouver to Pittsburgh to Atlanta. They’ve filled out many applications…