Kisses from Katie

Kisses from Katie

A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption

By Katie J. Davis; Jaimee Draper (Narrated by); Beth Clark

Oasis Audio, Compact Disc, 9781613750322, 8pp.

Publication Date: October 2011


My life in the red dirt of Uganda... "Sometimes I want to spend hours talking with my best friends about boys and fashion and school and life. I want to go to the gym; I want my hair to look nice; I want to be allowed to wear jeans. I want to be a normal young woman living in America, sometimes. But I want other things more. All the time. I want to be spiritually and emotionally filled every day. I want to be loved and cuddled by a hundred children and never go a day without laughing. I want to wake up to a rooster’s crow and open my eyes to see lush green trees that seem to pulse with life against a piercing blue sky and the rusty red soil of Uganda. I want to be challenged endlessly. I want to be taught by those I teach, and I want to share God’s love with people who otherwise might not know it. I want to work so hard that I end every day filthy and too tired to move. I want to make some kind of difference, no matter how small, and I want to follow the calling God has placed on my heart. I want to give my life away, to serve the Lord with each breath. At the end of the day, no matter how hard, I want to be right here in Uganda." -Katie Davis

About the Author
Katie J. Davisis the author of "New York Times" bestselling"Kisses from Katie". Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, she nowlives in Uganda, where sheis the adoptive motherof fourteen littlegirls.

Beth Clark is a writer and publishing consultant who has ghostwritten four top-ten New York Times bestsellers. She runs a business called Thinkspot Communications in the rolling hills of Franklin, Tennessee.