HATTIESBURG, Miss. (BP)--Unwrapping Christmas presents and eating traditional holiday favorites was not how 128 college students spent their Christmas. Instead, they spent "Christmas in China," in a Dec. 17-31 project sponsored by the International Mission Board.
|Two homeowners walk the streets of their neighborhood that has largely remained untouched since Hurricane Katrina.Photo by Erica Harms |
Bennett fell in love with the people of New Orleans while working on her master's degree in counseling from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.