Has it really been two months since we landed in Haiti? Two months since Talia wrote, “Haiti is awesome. Yet while driving through the crowded streets it felt normal. I guess I have seen that many pictures. This is going to be fun.“?
We’ve told our story many times since then – to friends, to family, at school, at work, at Care Group, in Sunday School, at Mission Vision, at our home church in Fort St. John and even to a local community newsletter. Each time the story is a bit different, because yes, even now, two months later, we’re still processing all that we saw and heard and felt.
But today I want to share with you a really special rendition of our story. At her Oma’s request, Talia typed up the journal that she kept while in Haiti and added a few pictures. She’s already shared it with her grandparents, and I asked special permission to share it here too . . . because, well, I think you’ll enjoy it: