Don’t you just love kids? Sometimes they just have a unique way of putting everything into perspective.

Case in point: The below is something Lacy did at school when they were talking about MLK’s Day. The teacher had them go into another room and pretend they were “thinking.” Lacy then had to write whatever her dream for the world was.

May I live my life with as much passion to share Jesus with the world as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had for the dream of equality amongst God’s created mankind.

DISCUSSION: What is YOUR dream for the world?



  1. Oh, sooo sweet. I posted about my son today. It must be a kids post day 🙂

    My dream for the world?… gosh, that really needs its own post… maybe I'll post it… 🙂

  2. Hmmm, I hadn't thought about my dream for the world.

    Your daughter is too cute. 🙂

  3. Awwww! That is SO sweet! Love it!

  4. Same as Lacy's. 🙂 Lacy is so big. She was four months old when we met, KP. FOUR MONTHS. Then again, I didn't have any children when we met. Krista, are we getting old?

  5. YES! We are getting old! Where's my cane and geritol?!?

  6. Krista, so you have a daughter named Lacy??!!!! Great name!!!! You tell that girl I said so!!! You must be soooo proud of her!!!!

    My dream for the world?

    That God's plan would be fulfilled and that I could, through the help of the Holy Spirit, be a part of it…


  7. As Jesus said…"and a little child shall lead them.."How precious Lacy is. I am very proud of how you have taught her, and very proud of her!

  8. I love her dream. It's true you know. Thank you for sharing such a precious thing.

  9. Awwwwwww. That is the most adorable thing!

    Lacy's dream is so perfect, I couldn't possibly top it. I'll buy into hers!

  10. So cute. She's obviously got good parents teaching her the right way. 🙂

    My dream is to snatch a few of those Haiti orphans and give them a soft bed and warm food. In the meantime, I have to be content with donating money and supplies.

  11. <3 What a beautiful thought from your daughter! Kids have such big hearts!

  12. That is AWESOME! That's my dream too. 🙂

  13. I love it. That's a precious picture, too.

  14. Hi Krista –

    Lacy is a smart little girl!

    My only dream for the world is to line up with God's dreams. He looks forward to the day when there will be a new heaven and a new earth, and evil will be eradicated.

    Susan 🙂

  15. So sweet, and she's cute too!

  16. That's so touching. I had a similar-ish moment with my 7yo daughter over the weekend, and it warmed my heart to toasty and humble.

  17. Ahhhhhhh! So sweet that girl. :O)

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