Ethiopia Diary Entry # 5: Through Sam’s Eyes

Through Sam's EyesIn this week’s diary entry, Sandi Patty shares what it was like to experience the Ethiopia trip with her youngest child, sixteen-year-old Sam. See why Sandi says Ethiopia is “full of Sams” and hear about the impact the trip had on both of them—especially their visit to a local school. (Who knew Ethiopian schools had Parent-Teacher Organizations?)

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  1. 2 years ago
    Linda Schutte says

    Wonderful to see that we really can make a difference. It was great to see you there with your son Sandy. Thank you for sharing! Beautiful!

  2. 2 years ago
    Linda shively says

    Love you Sandy! Proud of you!