Guest Post today from Jen Schwartz, LSM’s Adoption Services Manager:
Isn’t it ironic that our worldly view bows down to the rich and powerful? The prized possessions in this world are what can be seen as wealth.
But God’s view clearly bows down to the poor, weak and lowly. God’s prized ones are the ones who honor Him. The weak and poor are looked upon by many with disdain and questions of why they can not “better” themselves. God’s heart clearly wants his followers to serve and help the orphans.
We often see snapshots into an orphan’s life. We see pictures of starving children, those who are too young defending themselves in the streets around the world. We see hands that reach out to steal food in hopes of surviving another day and children whose pain is so strong because they are hopeless against hands that abuse. We see hearts that do not know laughter, safety or God’s love…
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