I learned that a group of strangers traveling to the other side of the world can quickly
become close friends.
come into my life
and stay long after I return home.
I learned to love hot tea.
I learned that children are the same.....everywhere.
I learned to appreciate traffic signals and stop signs.
That aren't just suggestions.
I learned how resourceful people can be
to get the job done.
I learned to trust Jesus more.
The 18 hour flight
is just the tip of the iceberg.
I learned what it really means to be without.
It changed my view of need
and want forever.
I learned that faith
has very little to do with what you have
and everything to do
with how much room you make for Him in your life.
I learned how important it is to me.
That more people go.
And see for themselves.
I learned that fear
can be a powerful obstacle.
But a life lived too safely
has it's own dangers too.