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...
A Sweet Reunion!

A Sweet Reunion!

Sifan skipped off to kindergarten in early May, lunch box in tow, waving good-bye to her mother like every other school day. Mid-afternoon Kindergarten was dismissed releasing exuberant children back to their families to help with chores and play until dark.  Sifan,...
Surgery for Baby Simerra

Surgery for Baby Simerra

by Joy Casey It was a difficult delivery the morning of March 11, 2022. The baby was whisked away to the neonatal intensive care unit leaving the child’s mother to recuperate in the crowded ward. When the doctor came to inform the mother her baby had hydrocephalus,...
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...
Now They Are Sons

Now They Are Sons

by Becky Burns Who doesn’t love a good before and after?  We binge-watch those shows about dramatic home renovations – from disaster to dream dwelling.  We marvel at the makeovers posted on social media – from drab to youthful. But there is ABSOLUTELY NOTHING that...