Monthly Archives: June 2015

“Annie”. . . . . the Film

  The area grandchildren and I went to see” Annie,” this morning.  On Tuesdays, throughout the summer kid friendly films are run with a $1 per person admission.  I had wanted to see the new version of this classic.  Jamie … Continue reading

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Virginia History. . . . . . . My History

I am a Virginian by birth and heart. My high school was Robert E. Lee High School named for the great Confederate general.  My grandmother’s family members owned slaves and my ancestors fought in the Civil War for the Confederate … Continue reading

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Varanasi , City of Life and Death

Varanasi was a life changing experience for me.  I have visited it twice, once on each trip to India. This morning, I was looking for pictures of the narrow alleyways that make up the ancient city, and I found this … Continue reading

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“Poverty is a Result of Lack of Access”. . . . Marta Vanduzer-Snow

The Times of India  Meet the Boston woman who builds toilets in UP | Jun 20, 2015, 07.33 PM   Times of India  A     Having grown up in both under-privileged and privileged classes in the States, Marta says … Continue reading

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I Forgive You !

Forgiveness is the heart of Christianity. During these dark, tragic days since  the Charleston massacre, yesterday  this murderer was faced by the victim’s families during the bond hearing. They  followed Christ’s example from the cross to give forgiveness  to the … Continue reading

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Three Life Changing Minutes. . . . .

Gary Haugen, founder of International Justice Mission speaking at TED. I hope you will take the three minutes to hear these highlights.  I was at the simulcast of the conference but due to a previous commitment , I didn’t hear … Continue reading

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International Justice Mission’s Work in the World

This is the work of IJM in the world.  They work with governments the police, legal community ,  and social workers   to over come the injustice in  the world and  end the impunity of evil which promotes slavery, sex … Continue reading

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