My third grade teacher, Mr. Skinner, came to my wedding. He was one of my favorite teachers — a former NBA basketball player who was fair, and engaging, and interesting, and — to a third grader — insanely tall and kind of terrifying. And an excellent teacher.
This Christmas, I’d like to encourage you to give a few gifts to kids who aren’t yours. I’ve been supporting Compassion International since I was a college sophomore. I’ve had a longer relationship with them than I have my own husband. I’ve had a few of my “kids” complete and graduate the program (does this mean […]