We are ALL beautiful in His eyes!

Written by Kristi Wells, Women of Compassion Council

I was thinking about my awkward middle school days (pictured right). The hideous gym uniforms, awful hair styles and laugh at others as well as those who made sure only the “cool kids” were invited to their parties. I am sure I was doing some of those same things, except I was talking ugly about the “cool girls” since I wasn’t one of them.

So while that rejection for me as an adolescent was traumatic, it pales in comparison to children who have not only been rejected by peers, but also their own family and very alone.

Florida Baptist Children’s Homes and behold, it was very good…”(ESV)

At our 10 year anniversary event, Christi Haag said she wanted to wake up every day with “God eyes.” She wants to see everyone through His eyes, the way He sees all of us. God didn’t see me as a gangly, awkward teenager. He made me, He loved me and He accepted me.

We are ALL beautiful in His eyes…..awkward and all!

Sisters in Christ,

Kristi Wells
Women of Compassion Council

Upcoming Activities

9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Joe K. Blanton Campus
1015 Sikes Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33815

Women of Compassion is hosting a morning of crafts and craft instructions before the children arrive at 10:00 a.m.

Please join us for the fantastic opportunity to connect with and a guest!

RSVP preferred for lunch accommodations.
Please RSVP to Pam Fuller / 863.687.8811 x2230.

MAY 19
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Joe K. Blanton Campus
1015 Sikes Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33815
RSVP: Pam Fuller / 863.687.8811 x2230

Jacksonville Campus
2300 Bartram Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32207
RSVP: Patti Williams / 904.721.2711

Tallahassee Campus
8415 Buck Lake Rd., Tallahassee, FL 32317
RSVP: Carol Richardson / 850.878.1458

RSVP to join us for this day of service on the campuses listed above. Feel free to bring your children along to help serve the ministries of Florida Baptist Children’s Homes and drinks will be provided.