Inside Story: Don’t Be Ashamed

“If you insist on joining another church, you will no longer live with me,” my auntie told me firmly. After my parents died, my brother and I lived with our aunt. She had sent us to an Adventist school so we’d have a Christian education. But she didn’t expect me to become an Adventist. I … [Click to read more …]

Inside Story: Such a Little Thing

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Twelve-year-old Yvette walked along the dusty path, carefully balancing the plastic water jug on her head. She didn’t want to spill even a drop of water. She passed children walking toward a nearby school. They were dressed in dark skirts or trousers and white shirts. Yvette’s steps slowed as she thought about the children learning … [Click to read more …]