Where is my teacher?

Imagine you’re back in elementary school. You walked one hour from your village to school. You’re excited about learning. That’s why you do the long walk. The first class is English. You’ve heard from your older siblings that English is really important, so you’re...

Connecting with a Teacher-in-training

The best thing that happened to me is joining TransformNation because I’m having so many new experiences. I am being taught how to become a good teacher who has the character of Christ. This kind of character includes humility, gratefulness, and being able to be...

Meraki!

At summer camp our son Jo took a pottery class, made a coffee mug, and with a big smile presented it to his mommy. This hand-crafted masterpiece now sits in our kitchen. I don’t think Jo would mind if I explain that his piece of art would probably never be stocked by...

Report from the field

By: Lloyd The TransformNation students are busy in university. They come to Charis from 7am-12:15am for classes and a time of devotion together. I was approached by a boy who I will call Tim. He wanted to begin a weekly prayer group for all the students in the remote...

Loving Those Who Reject You

Have you ever been rejected? How did you respond?  I remember a time when I was rejected and I did not take it well.  I was in second grade at the time and some kids were playing basketball. Wanting to join, I approached them with confidence in my step asking if I...