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Dreaming Beyond Our Expectations

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Dreaming Beyond Our Expectations

Imagine living in a constant state of stress because there is never enough. Unexpected expenses are always emergencies. …You have little time and even less energy to consider the future or imagine alternatives. You struggle to fully engage with little moments of joy. You are enslaved to your daily responsibilities.

Those living in extreme poverty know this reality all too well.

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Choosing Hope in Suffering

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Choosing Hope in Suffering

What words do you use to provide comfort to a man who has just buried his child? When I sat down with Ahmed and his family, the question of what had caused so many birth defects was briefly raised, but then quickly swept under the carpet. I knew no words could soothe this type of grief…

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