Brittany in Haiti
Oct01

Brittany in Haiti

There I was sitting in my cubical at work trying to hold in the sobs as my heart felt like it was about to break breaking.  I read the words over and over again… “I asked God to show me His heart… and He showed me his hurt.” I was reading the latest blog my friend Brittany, who is a full time missionary in Haiti, had just wrote.  She told a story of a little baby who was sick and her struggle on getting him the medical help he needed before it was too late.  She talked about God and how His heart must be breaking for his children she said…  “I ask God everyday to show me who he is. Its a dangerous request if you aren’t ready for it. Because God is joy and love and all those good things, but to really know God is to know Him in His pain too.  God loses a child everyday.  He sees things we don’t see. You can change the channel when you see a starving child commercial, and I can pass by their house everyday, but God knows that child intimately… they are His. A father who, everyday, has to watch his children die all alone, in a little mud hut with no one to even cry over them…” To read the full article go to http://brittanyinhaiti.blogspot.com/...

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