Tuesday, February 2, 2010

#138 - Bildad is Safe

I am praising the Lord today, because I received word from Compassion that Bildad is safe. Bildad is a nursing student, registered in Compassion's Leadership Development Program. Kevin and I were in the process of sponsoring her when the earthquake struck. Because she attends university in Port-au-Prince, we were told to hold off on the sponsorship until her condition could be determined.

I am so thankful that God spared her life and her home. I'm sure she is grieving in ways we cannot imagine as she is surrounded by devastation and loss.

I am thankful we can now become her sponsors and offer her hope and encouragement through prayers and letters.


GinSpaghetti said...

Wonderful news! What a blessing for her to learn she has been sponsored. Can't wait to hear more about this sponsorship...

Juli Jarvis said...

Wow -- that's awesome, and what perfect timing for God to have linked you up before the earthquake. God has special plans for this young lady --

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