Welcome to the Team!

Welcome to the Team!

Join us as we welcome our new bookkeeper, Angela Maguire! For the past several years we have contracted out our bookkeeping services, but it came to a place where we needed a person on staff that could focus exclusively on NewLife Ethiopia. Our ministry is...
God’s Incredible Plan of Adoption

God’s Incredible Plan of Adoption

by Becky Burns Sometimes it hits me – a fresh realization of how incredible God’s plan of adoption is.  It always comes out of some sort of brokenness and loss.  Only our compassionate, rescuing God could take something as devastating as being abandoned and bring...
God Meant It For Good

God Meant It For Good

by Becky Burns You meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, in order to bring about this present outcome – to keep many people alive.  Genesis 50:20 There is no doubt that the enemy has plans and schemes against us.  His goal is to steal, to kill, to...
Welcome to the Team!

Welcome to the Team!

by Joy Casey I think it safe to say that if you are reading this, you are a friend of NewLife and a champion of what God is doing in Ethiopia.  The saying, “It takes a village to raise a child” can be morphed to “It takes a village to run a ministry.”  Dedicated...
She is Such a Gift!

She is Such a Gift!

 by Joy Casey, written while in Ethiopia There were many Ethiopian families who have adopted children from our orphanage that I wanted to visit on this trip, but time allowed me just one. Abeba and Getahun have a lovely home on the top floor of a condominium in Addis...
Freedom from Death

Freedom from Death

by Joy Casey in Ethiopia Obse (OBE-say) and her young son were doing what they do most days – leading their cows to pasture.  The early morning sun was just warming the air when Obse heard an unusual sound out in the field.  She walked toward the sound and to her...