Empowering Leaders

  • Simple Act of Kindness

    The name “Healing Waters” came from the very first project we ever did in the community of La Victoria, Dominican…

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  • Love and Lament: Happy Valentine’s Day from HWI

    There are many definitions and renditions of love. Some would say it is an intense feeling of deep affection. One…

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  • Making Their Names Great: Looking for the Helpers in 2019

    One of my favorite quotes ever is by the ever-hopeful and inspiring Fred Rogers of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. The quote…

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  • Making Their Names Great: Merce

    Occasionally, you meet people who—without knowing it—completely change your perspective and help you reevaluate your purpose. This summer, I met…

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  • Making Their Names Great: Padre Keiter

    The first impression of meeting someone is so impactful. There are many ways that a person can come across, starting…

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  • Making Their Name Great: Reframing the Way We Look at Fame

    I went on a trip to the Dominican Republic at the beginning of the summer as part of my internship.…

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  • Just Roll with It: How to Use Your Talents and Gifts for Good

    Let’s be honest: the world is a messy, crazy place full of unknowns, disappointment, and ultimately, extreme brokenness. Turning off…

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  • Meet Joey

    My name is Joey Haas, and I’m the Graphic Design Intern for Healing Waters International for the summer! I’m headed…

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  • Meet Steven

    Hello! My name is Steven Delain. I was born in Wichita, Kansas, and though my time there was brief, I…

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  • Meet Kate

    Hi, my name is Kate Lengacher! I was born and raised in Wakarusa, Indiana—a small town of about 1,600 friendly,…

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