I’m listening to Toto as I write this post. Don’t judge me. It’s a great song. 

In 13 days, we leave for Africa. I know Africa might be old hat for some of you. But for me, it’s new. Brand new. A clean slate. What I know about Africa, I learned from Toto. And Sally Struthers. And National Geographic. And Bono. And most recently, from Food for the Hungry.

In 13 days, we leave for Africa. I am intentionally not asking a lot of questions about the place, or the trip, or the people. I don’t want to fill my head with any more images or statistics. I want to see. I want to feel. And I want to know Africa intimately.

In 13 days, we leave for Africa. I am pretty sure that this will be the trip where I fall in love. {No, not like that. Sorry, Bianca.} I already seriously crushing on FH {what everyone around here affectionately  calls Food for the Hungry.} But on this trip, I anticipate I am going to fall deeply, madly, and whole-heartedly in love with this organization. So I will go ahead and apologize, if I blush and gush and go on and on about the work we do. Please just promise to nod and act interested and I promise I will extend the same courtesy to you when your heart is stolen away from you.

In 13 days, we leave for Africa. I will be traveling with an incredible group of bloggers. Some are old friends. Some are new friends. But they are all, each and every one, worth following in their own right. Do yourself a favor and go spend some time to get to know Alece, Alli, Alysa, Kristen, Emily, David and Daniel.

In 13 days, we leave for Africa. Sponsor a child. Tell your friends. Add the below banner to your blog. Pray for us.  And please follow along on our journey. 

Where’s one place you’ve never been that you’d like to go? 

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Lindsey has a sincere love for her precious dogs Molly and Maisy, a good red wine and the Delta Sky Club.

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  • I can’t wait to read all about your experiences in Africa! I know it is going to rock your world. 🙂 

    • lindseynobles

      Thanks Bethany!

  • DanielCWhite

    I love Toto, and I love that you’re going on this trip with us. It’s not soon enough! Great post my friend. 

    • lindseynobles

      It’s gonna be fun!

  • That is a great song! Excited to see how God leads you on this trip.

    • lindseynobles

      It sure it! Thank Leigh.

  • You’ve got me listening to that song all morning!


    • lindseynobles

      You are welcome 😉

  • i will be in Ethiopia at almost the same time!  hope you have an amazing experience.

    • lindseynobles

      You too, Rob! 

  • If I ever get the opportunity to go to Africa, I will listen to Toto every single day leading up to the trip. 🙂

  • I’m so excited for you and have to admit, just a teeny bit jealous. I’ll have to remember to keep coming back to your post to follow your updates.

  • Morcklm

    Lindsey, it’s a great name 🙂 its mine too….& we also share the same belief 🙂 I wanted to share with you an event that is happening close to your area if you could post it up and share it I would greatly appreciate it 🙂 it is something many people will be blessed by 

    Date: Saturday, July 21, 2012
    Time: 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    Location: Crystal CathedralCome join us for a memorable event with Instructor Man Lee as he speaks for the first time in America regarding Mt 13, Mt 24 and the entire book of Revelation. Experience the work of the holy spirit with thousands of others through the word of truth, worship and praise with special guest, Charlie Hall. The admission is free of cost on July 21st at 10:30 am the Crystal Cathedral. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Seats are limited! For more information please visit us at ~ see you there!

    • Morcklm

      email me if you have any questions morcklm@gmail:disqus .com