A Family Mission To Africa: Passing Down Life Lessons To Our Children

At age 13, for our children’s coming of age ritual in our faith, they are presented with the opportunity to participate in a community service project. This mission to Kenya, is the second one for us to Africa. The first took place two years ago in Uganda with my second oldest son.

After contributing ourselves, and collecting donations from family and friends, my husband and I and our youngest son, our third child, decided to travel to...