"Jesus said, 'Whoever welcomes a little child like this in My name welcomes Me.'" (New International Bible - Matthew 18:5)
I've been with my mother this past week while she had some surgery and, when I returned, Larry told me that one of our eight World Vision girls had died in a vehicle accident. (He had kept it to himself and not told me until I was back home.) As all of them are, she has been a special joy to us - and it has just broken our hearts!
This is the sweet face we chose to sponsor when she was just 6 years old!
Just two weeks ago, we received a letter from her, thanking us for her Christmas gifts and money. As you can see in the note, she bought a cow with it to help her family.
Dolphin was 18 years old and had just been admitted to study education at her local university outside of Nairobi, Kenya. What a loss of a sweet and special young woman.