I was pleased to learn recently that IBM’s new president and CEO is Ginni Rometty. She is the first woman to head the company. Prior to being named CEO she held the position of Senior Vice President and Group Executive Sales, Marketing and Strategy for IBM. She may be familiar to some of you as … More Ginni Rometty
Naissance (nay-SAHNS) lives in a tiny shanty home in Haiti. Like many in her homeland, she cannot read or write. She makes a meager living by selling boiled eggs and bananas on the street. Five years ago her teenage son gave his life to God and joined the Adventist Church. He urged his mother to … More A Second Chance
Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no sheep in the pen and no cattle in the stalls, 18 yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will be joyful in God my Savior … More Joy
I must admit that I didn’t know that Liberia’s current president was a woman. I found this out recently when my husband and I were watching TV. Elections are just around the corner. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is the 24th and current President of Liberia. She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from … More Liberia’s ‘Iron Lady’
I was frustrated that despite my repeated calls, the streetlight in front of my house was still out. Because we don’t have sidewalks and there is such a large distance between the streetlights, it’s important that each light is functional to illuminate the darkness. I worried that I might hit one of the school kids … More Shine On!