Be Still

In almost 8 weeks here in Ghana, I have discovered that I have a very hard time being still. I don’t just mean quiet, as anyone who knows me can attest to. I cannot just “be”. I cannot count the number of times someone has asked me to “be still”, and I also cannot...

Learning perspective

It has been a very interesting couple of days here in Ghana. Things are progressing well on the house, and we are almost ready to order the roofing, floor tiles, and kitchen cabinets! But I have to share with you what transpired yesterday near the house site. Evans is...

Random thoughts about privilege

I have been in Ghana for almost 6 weeks now, three times longer than I have ever stayed before. All this time has given me the opportunity to have much more quiet and unstructured time than I can remember every having in the past! Things just move slower here, I think...