FB acquaintance goes on an annual mission trip to Haiti, changes her profile picture every 5 hours to a new one of her with a disadvantaged child. Hashtags everything #soblessed. Loves to give the kids credit for teaching her so much and bringing her closer to Jesus.

I used to supervise and coordinate volunteers working in rebuilding New Orleans and the amount of time and hoops I had to go through to schedule around their prayer meetings and self reflection was nauseating. The best group of volunteers we had come through were a bunch of retired military dudes who knew this was more important than their personal feelings journey.

You can still get the feel goods about it while actually accomplishing something.

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This curmudgeon-y post brought to you by my friend who is late picking me up to go have fun and my only having drank one cup of coffee.