Tag Archives: Heroes

tribute to ‘gutsy’ women.

Scene 1.  Twenty years ago. “I’m not having anyone die in my ward!” The phone slammed down. I was listening to a heated late night phone conversation up the corridor from my hospital bed.  I was high at the time, … Continue reading

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The Revolution According to Steve Jobs

i like this… A lot of times, people don’t do great things, because they aren’t really expected of them, and nobody demands they try… Nobody says, ‘Hey, that’s the culture here, to do great things.’ If you set that up, … Continue reading

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kris vallotton >> house of heroes

I like this… I can’t help but notice that all 12 men who hung out with Jesus,though they came from different occupations and backgrounds, eventually had one thing in common. They all thought they were supposed to be great. There’s … Continue reading

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Emmanuel Jal, live at Mandela’s birthday

i like this… Peter Gabriel:  I met the next artist about 3 years ago & was enormously impressed with this young man from Sudan. His brutal childhood as a 7-year-old child soldier taught him to be a mindless killing machine. … Continue reading

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south sudan 2011 update | irisminsudan

I like this, a video update from Michele Perry… For now: here is the video slideshow update of our latest in South Sudan that was shown to our friends and family when I spoke in the West… it shows how … Continue reading

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South Sudan Oyee!

i like this… Oh God, We praise and glorify You for Your grace on South Sudan, Land of great abundance uphold us united in peace and harmony… Oh God, bless South Sudan. via South Sudan Oyee! – Wikipedia what is … Continue reading

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war child meets jesus

wow… It is night and I have been asleep – dreaming, dreaming of bullets and helicopters, guns and fire.  I open my eyes as a bright light shines on me and lower my head to shield myself from its glare … Continue reading

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