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What does it mean to live sacrificially?

I’ve been thinking about what it means to live sacrificially, mostly because I feel that I’ve been living somewhat selfishly lately. I’ve been working on my house and spending money on things that are ultimately just cosmetic. I made a cool cabinet for my kids’ art stuff, but it wasn’t a necessity. We could have… Continue reading What does it mean to live sacrificially?

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How I Went from Self-Absorbed Twenty-Something to Abolitionist, Part 2

When I started reading about human trafficking, specifically the child sex trade, I was astounded. I knew it existed because of the time I spent in Thailand as a teenager, but I thought it was small scale stuff. Come to find out, there are 27 million people enslaved in the world today, more than there… Continue reading How I Went from Self-Absorbed Twenty-Something to Abolitionist, Part 2

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How I’m Trying to Raise Compassionate Kids…

It’s very important to me that my children know how lucky they are to be living in suburban America with two employed, happily married parents that love them. When you consider that there are 147 million orphans worldwide, they got a lucky break both materially and psychologically. I want my kids to be compassionate, caring… Continue reading How I’m Trying to Raise Compassionate Kids…

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$5 Project, Week 4- Cambodian Children’s Fund

This week’s $5 donation was made to Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF). If there were one more organization I could support monthly, it would be this one. Their founder, Scott Neeson, is a pretty spectacular guy. He’s Australian and he moved to L.A. to pursue a career in Hollywood. He became President of 20th Century Fox… Continue reading $5 Project, Week 4- Cambodian Children’s Fund