As most of you know, I’m here in South Africa – at the grace of an anonymous benefactor in New York who also cares about global poverty and justice – enabling me to do some research and relationship building for the poverty organization/initiative we are hoping to launch this year. I’ve seen some very intense and heartbreaking things – which I’ll share later once I return to the States. Today, we took a half day to rest and relax at experience a safari.
I have one word to say: Wow.
Such spacious land, beauty, and majesty. The whole time, I kept thinking about the glory of God in His creation.
And…I really wished international travel was cheaper and accessible to everyone.
Here are several pics below for your enjoyment. Please note that most of these pics were taken from our tour van. We were rarely permitted to be outside that van. The highlight was seeing two pride groups of lions [groups of 9 and 6] and one group feasting on their hunt – a wilderbeast. It was frightening, amazing, and breathtaking. Also, please continue to pray for me during the remainder of the trip. On Sunday, I have the privilege of sharing a word of encouragement from the Scriptures to a local Zulu church…