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A widow suddenly not so barren anymore

What does one barren widow do with 200 newly adopted children in a remote village in Africa? NO IDEA! Does anyone out there have any ideas? I have fallen in love with 2 special girls who caught my attention when I first arrived at the distant school in Eastern Uganda. T

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What do we do when the Pain isn’t visible..

Welcome back to America. It's never easy coming back because I know there will be no Andy to greet me at the airport each time I return. It's never easy because I was in an intense environment on the go constantly but in Michigan I am forced to wait. No matter where I am in

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Widows in need feel the same as me.

Tears fall from my heart today and I am overwhelmed by grief and loss. Our society teaches us to hide the pain and as a result those in need hide and are helpless for attention. When we expose ourselves to being vulnerable we are at our lowest yet highest point of help. Whil

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What can I do?

A picture can share much more than words and as I am still jet lagged from travel it might be all I can share right now. My mind is scrambled and my body is depleted. What is left of me is a small shell of who I was and God knows what's to come of it all. I've seen a lot

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calling my bluff

Hello everyone from Africa. Karibu (you are welcome) We are nearing the end of our research mission with the school called Buweboya vision junior school (pronounced boyaboya).  It has been quite overwhelming and completely God directed as it's very clear the vast

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What does Go mean?

Go he says! Go now he says.... Ok then I went and now what? Arrived Tuesday night..Wednesday was spent waiting for travel..Thursday we waited all day for our lost luggage.  We spent today mostly playing Go Fish in Kampala, not quite what I expected but do we ever kno

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fragile steps forward. Don’t drop me

I have neglected blogging lately. It's been a whirlwind of emotions and busyness for me. My Africa plans are changing last minute on where we will stay. The car rental is changing. It's all madness! But that is what happens with Africa. Go with limited plans to enjoy God's p

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The Day is Approaching!

The Whoa Benefit Concert and Silent Auction is really coming together September 19th at 6PM Located at Family of Christ Church 1100 Henze Rd, Comstock Park MI Can't make it but still want to Support Healing Eyes? You still can order a ticket just in case:) Still have A

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What’s your story?

Who is this person? I hardly recognize her...over the past 1 Year 9 Months and 1 Day a lot has changed.... Lost everything, Found Everything Again in God my first love, Found kids liked me, Found a new Me, Found Africa, Made friends on the other side of the world...A

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