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Jessica Turner is the author of Stretched Too Thin: How Working Moms Can Lose the Guilt, Work Smarter and Thrive, and blogs on The Mom Creative. Every day is a juggling act as she balances working full-time, making memories with her family, photographing the every day and trying to be...

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  1. Beautiful post, Jess. The garden was inspiring. And when they sang a welcome song to us they ended it with “Glory to His Name!” They were giving glory to God for their garden. For the abundance that was growing in their lives. Gorgeous.

  2. My husband and I are child ambassadors for World Vision. In February, he went with them to Guatemala to see an area development. There they had tarted a tomato and a mushroom greenhouse, very profitable for the community. I love World Vision and appreciate their dedication to helping others live not just receive.
    Enjoy your experience!

  3. Isn’t it amazing when you can experience the love of Christ translated into practical help for people who aren’t in a place to help themselves. We are currently living overseas and are struck again and again by the necessity of impowering people to take part in their own betterment, instead of just getting a hand-out. When the impoverished taste hope, they naturally want to share it–and that is a powerful thing. Thanks for writing about your experience.