The mission team from the University of Kentucky spent their last day serving in Ethiopia bringing much needed beds to several families in Adoption Ministry 1:27’s program in the community of Korah in Addis Ababa. Here are a few photos from Friday.
Some of the homes in Korah…
Tesfaye told the team about several of the families they would be delivering mattresses and bedframes to before they began.
Stepping into these homes is an extremely humbling experience. These are truly deplorable living conditions.
People sleep on cardboard, tarps or share one bed for many adults and children.
You can’t drive down the narrow paths to some of these homes so everything has to be carried in.
As always, there are children who come to watch…
“But just as you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in complete earnestness and in your love for us —see that you also excel in this grace of giving.” 2 Corinthians 5:12
We are so grateful for this team of folks who came to serve and to give! Thank you Jason, Joker, Leslie, Larry, Mike and Matt – you guys were awesome!
For $40 a month, you can sponsor a family in our Adoption Ministry 1:27 program and make a huge difference in the lives of Ethiopia’s poorest. Please visit our website here to find out more!