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Can fear drive faith?

I would like everyone to take a moment of silence and see life through a different lens for 5 minutes. If you were told to just blindly trust something you can't see in hopes that you would still eat and have shelter but you didn't know how, would you feel comfortable doing

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Comfort to others through suffering 

 Packing supplies for upcoming trip to Kenya...quite a few are for one girl named Billah that I still need to figure out how to get to, but where there is a will there is a way! It's been very exciting see others join me in buying the supplies I need. I bought books, p

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An elephant will fit in my carry on right?

Maybe I went a little bit overboard on last minute things for Africa....In all fairness most of the cost is teaching materials such as flash cards and bible stories for kids. Yes I may have spoiled one girl a bit that I don't really have a firm plan on seeing quite yet...bu

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Keep fighting the good fight

Some days pass by with nothing but waiting and others fly by with a whirl of activity. Such as this morning where I decided to write up an update letter and proceed to lick 57 envelopes to mail out to people for prayer support. Hopefully none of the glue puts a premature en

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A child dies in Soroti Africa

My heart hurts for a baby I never met...Another blogger just shared a story about a child that died in Soroti. When I was in Africa in January I went to Amecet and visited, it is a temporary home for babies and children who are found abandoned and/or in need of medical atten

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When I can’t it must be the right path

When you look at someone crying what do you see? When you look at someone screaming what do you see? Why do I do what I do......simple.......because it would be crazy to NOT do what I do. I met with a friend over a smoothie at Starbucks today and she said I am not cra

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It all adds up!

God answers fast!I prayed this morning for the last $100 to be donated for my goal of $5000 before I left st Croix and I just got a call from a friend wanting to give the $100!!!Wow!!! Leaving island fully funded for africa and I'm smiling:)!!To think I only shot for $5

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My tiny little brain

Conversation with another widow about feeling the loss years later. It's a common theme, a hole left behind after losing a spouse and the pain never truly leaving. Who knows how long this will all last but at least by serving others it does ease the pain and bring pur

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Little Deeds Can Open Great Doors!

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The mind can be a prison to our thoughts

I feel trapped ... between my way of control and my invisible friend's version of life. I feel trapped between the world's way of living and my invisible friend's way of living in the world. I feel trapped by my willingness to go and the uncertainty placed before me o

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