Here’s all I’ve been able to write about Ecuador so far…

on January 23, 2015 in (in)courage, Compassion with 3 comments by

I know.

I need to tell you about how I got trapped in a bathroom at a gas station on the side of the road in the middle of nowhere Ecuador.

I need to tell you about the Compassion guys I sponsored- I call them my Ecuadudes.

I need to tell you that I was the first and only team member to puke and how my mom told me she was proud because our family is always competitive and loves to win.

I want to write about Ecuador, but I’m still processing and thinking and figuring out how to tell you alllll the things I want to tell you without making you sit and listen to me talk for an hour or twelve.

But so far?

This is all I can write about. The two kids who sang. And the leaders who make them feel safe enough to be brave.

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I’d love for you to pop over to (in)courage and read about it.

If you’d like to sponsor a Compassion kiddo from Ecuador, you can find one here!

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3 comments

  1. posted on Jan 23, 2015 at 5:25 AM  |  reply

    Hi Anne, I followed you from incourage. I am very glad you shared your experience. It was an exciting experience I suppose.
    God Bless as you continue to do God’s will.

    http://purposefulandmeaningful.blogspot.com/

  2. posted on Jan 23, 2015 at 11:28 AM  |  reply

    I spent 2014 traveling to 11 different third world Latin American countries, spending a month in each of them (including May in Ecuador). One thing that always seemed to happen to me was that I got locked in bathrooms. I’m so glad I’m not alone! I also got to meet my child (October, El Salvador) and like you, didn’t (and really still don’t) have the words to express that experience.

  3. posted on Jan 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM  |  reply

    I would love to hear you talking for an hour about Ecuador. That Sounds Fun???!

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