Spread the Love {Feb. 10-14}

STL_FBbannerv2*Congratulations to random winner, Spread the Love participant Sarah Hess!

I love a good love story.

I’m a sucker for a hero and damsel in distress.

And for the past few years, I’ve witnessed an epic love story that even Hollywood couldn’t write.

It has scenes of desperate broken-hearted girls, born into unthinkable poverty, used and abused by this world, fighting to survive…

But then, the Rescuer comes.

And He takes the bruised and shattered lives, expectant with hope and a child and He speaks healing and a future into their lives.

Mercy House is a beautiful love story. It’s a social media love story that started right here on this screen with a simple yes. It shouldn’t be a success story. But our Hero uses weak and inadequate people in the middle of their mess to show his ultimate glory.

Think about the best movie you’ve seen. What happens after you see it three times? You tell people about it.

I’m not asking you to buy anything or donate a penny today. But I am asking you to share this love story and bring awareness to this cause. Because here’s the thing: this story is still being written and you can be a part of it.

Would you consider spreading some love this week? It’s super simple and there are lots of options–

How to spread love: Feb. 10-14

Tweet one of these:

FacebookLike Mercy House Kenya

Use one of these as your status:

  • I believe in the work of @mercyhousekenya. Check out how they are changing the world for moms http://www.mercyhousekenya.org #spreadthelove
  • I’m helping bring awareness to a beautiful love story @mercyhousekenya. Share this post and #spreadthelove

Pin one of these pictures:

Meet Edith. Tell her story @mercyhousekenya #spreadthelove

Meet Sarah. Tell her story @mercyhousekenya #spreadthelove

Baby Maureen is a @mercyhousekenya miracle baby #spreadthelove

Win this epic basket-of-love-from @mercyhousekenya.jpg #spreadthelove

Instagram-take a picture of any Mercy House product you own (t-shirts, jewelry, or even a screenshot of this page) and tag it: I love @mercyhousekenya #Spreadthelove

Share one of these videos on your social media platform or email it to friends.

And every time you share about Mercy House this week, you’ll be entered to win this:

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The basket contents include (plus a few extra things not mentioned) more than $500 from The Mercy Shop:

One very lucky winner will win this amazing basket of goodies (over $500 in value) to keep or share. Every time you SHARE about Mercy House–through your blog, on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ you get an entry. Click here to list all your entries on this form. (You can earn up to 17 entries by sharing)

basket of love

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It’s a week of love. Please help us spread it!

Thanks for loving mercy.

 [Click FB SHARE below]


Comments

  1. 2

    Valerie says

    Ok, I’m sad to admit I’m a bit facebook illiterate. I shared one of Mercy House’s posts (including one of the photos above) on my wall and used the hashtag #spreadthelove, but I can’t figure out how to tag Mercy House? (or can I even still do that?) Also can’t figure out how to enter the direct link to my post in the entry form. :( I entered the link to my wall, but not sure if it will let you see it because of my privacy settings?

  2. 3

    says

    When I reported a blog post last night, I gave you a link to the post that will be published on Friday. It shouldn’t work yet, but it will on Friday.

  3. 4

    meganblaire says

    Hey Kristen! Do we need to fill out the form that you linked to for our entries to count? There wasn’t a spot to list instagram posts, so I wasn’t sure what to do about that…SO excited about this. I LOVE sharing about Mercy House :-D

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