Haskells Made… a video? 😱

Haskells Made… a video? 😱

“Oh, Janice, it’s horrible in Lebanon; my kids are terrified; it’s devastating.” You got your share of crisis texts this year, too.  COVID hospitalizations, job layoffs, street violence.  When foundations shake, what does one do?  We sought Solomon’s ancient wisdom. ...
It Takes a Worldwide Team

It Takes a Worldwide Team

It Takes a Worldwide Team Recent headlines scream of injustice and chaos; you demonstrated a different way with sacrifice and unity. In our #GivingTuesdayNow campaign, we said that dreamers and their volunteers “are digging deep” to respond during this pandemic...
I’ll Never Be the Same

I’ll Never Be the Same

The deeper our Egyptian driver drove into this desolate district, the grumpier he got. Then he snapped, “I will go no further!” At first, he’d cheerfully chatted about driving for big name charities, enjoying helping the poor. So, quizzically, I glanced at Tala, my...
Two Questions to Unlock Your Destiny

Two Questions to Unlock Your Destiny

Our friend Marc, age 29, seemingly had it all. Youngest bank manager ever in Lebanon. University lecturer in strategic management. Nationally recognized human rights activist. But in a split-second dive into the Mediterranean Sea, his life slammed to a standstill. He...
Beyond Bullets, Unlikely Allies

Beyond Bullets, Unlikely Allies

“…Eight…nine…ten.” I whispered, counting bullet holes inside her living room. We sat by the window in a tiny, dark apartment overlooking the alley demarcating two warring factions.  My first field visits as a Dreams InDeed board member were a lot to absorb. Our...
Transforming an Enemy into a Friend

Transforming an Enemy into a Friend

My blood pressure was climbing in that long airport security line. I impatiently shifted from one foot to the other as my line inched forward. Then I felt a tug on my backpack. A bit more irritated, I pivoted to investigate. Behind me stood a mom, eyes wide with fear...