I trust that the timing God chooses is the one that will bring Him the most glory. I only need to make myself available.
No matter how great and lofty the vision, any mission that we aim to do by our own strength (that God has not appointed us to do) would eventually fail.
You could either learn a lesson or miss out on a lesson. Each year brings with it a few lessons. What lessons did 2019 leave with you?
"...learn the culture, eat the food, and mingle with the local people..."
People work in silence (usually) and so it is with God.
This is a Q&A between one of my darling mentees and I reflecting on her time here in America as a teen, entering the Nigerian workforce as an adult, and the impact living abroad had on her.
Our inability to see the value in travel has had a negative consequence on our continent. I think our inability to see the relevance and importance of travel has negatively affected the way we look at tourism in Africa.
I’m not saying that a woman should be stronger than a man. I’m saying that a woman should be strong. Period.
If it is, in fact, true that life began in Africa, then we all owe it to ourselves to view Africa with less pitiful eyes and with a fresh lens of hopefulness and reverence.