Deep Thoughts by JimTim
10+ hours in flight Salt Lake to Amsterdam.
6 hour layover, toured the city by river boat.
8+ hour flight to New Delhi. Arrived 3am. 95 degrees.
Left airport around 5am, 16+ hour bus ride to Kullu.
Ca-rash! No, not a car accident, our bodies- when we finally hit the beds after 11pm.
2nd- observations. One word. Explained.
Abby Joy. The gleam in her eyes tells us everything about her experience thus far.
Ada Connecting. Connects with each student in a mature, honoring, loving way.
Bryson Engaged. He’s all in. Kids adore him. They pile on him with affection.
Cambria Smiles. Every time I see her. Has like 37 reasons to be smiling. Looking for #38.
Chase Grateful. Scenery, India smells, drivers driving, wants to move here.
Connor Confident. Softly using his big heart to make a huge impact with his students.
Dallin Brotherly. Taking charge in seeing that his family is watched over and safe.
Delainey Vulnerable. Putting herself out there. Enjoying the dance floor!!
Dyani Calm. In control, adding so much by exemplifying approachable confidence.
Emily Pure. Being herself and giving permission to others to be themselves.
Gabby Sensitive. Tears of joy, gratitude, and wanting this not to come to an end.
Hannah Humble. Accepting. Experiencing. Quietly influencing me and others. Powerful.
Joseph Present. In the moment. Drawing each of us in. Embracing.
Katie Fun. Funny. Cracks us up. So loves her students and teammates.
Maddie Powering. Rising above a cold to still envelop her students with all she’s got.
Mady Shining. Physically, mentally, emotionally. Lovingly
Natalie Absorbing. Taking it all in. Giving back. Her humble smile is inspiring.
Olivia Thriving. In her element, in her zone; it’s obvious in her bright countenance.
Paige Prepared. Can’t wait to interact with the students. Excited for each day.
Sydnee Gifted. Her students and her teammates both are blessed by her.
Taneh Eating. Something he excels in. Perhaps the best at it. And being chivalrous.
Marce Busy. Busy caring, guiding, directing, planning, loving, serving.
Chris Enjoying. This kid’s definitely back in his favorite candy store.
Gretta Supporting. Dependable, rock steady, insightful, caring, inspiring.
Stacy Partnering. Open and accepting, humble and graceful, empathic and fun.
Carrie Gift. She is. High energy, fun, selfless, puts everyone else first.
Sheryl Giving. Always. Came to our school and captured priceless photos attached.
Tim Pranking. Observing. Learning. These people, this family….simply amazing.
All the work in FUNdraising, all the time committed, all the effort to be here….all worth it.