YOUR GIFTS FED 1,300 FAMILIES

YOUR GIFTS FED 1,300 FAMILIES

Trucks loaded with sacks of corn labored over rough, windy roads to reach villages populated with people weakened and dying from starvation.   The original plan was to supply 50 kg of maize (corn) for 500 people.  Our missionaries in the affected villages called...
Crazy Good!

Crazy Good!

by Joy Casey in Ethiopia It was crazy good to be in the midst of 37 missionaries and their wives on Thursday.  They were treated to three days of R&R at a hotel — a much needed R&R, I might add.  It was four years ago when we hosted a similar getaway. ...
Treasured People

Treasured People

by Joy Casey For seven years a handful of Christ-followers prayed for a spiritual breakthrough among their kinsman in a Muslim village of about 5,000 people.  In 2010, God led us to this dusty village to begin getting to know the people, understand their culture and...
Strong and Courageous Women

Strong and Courageous Women

by Becky Burns In the rural village in Ethiopia where our kindergarten is located, to be a wife and mother is to shoulder a heavy burden.  The living conditions in and around the village are completely unimaginable to someone with first-world sensibilities.  I’ve been...
Ethiopian Adoptive Mom – A Heart of Gratitude

Ethiopian Adoptive Mom – A Heart of Gratitude

Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But a longing fulfilled is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 Two days before the Ethiopian New Year, the nurse at Mana Gammachuu (Joyful Place) orphanage placed a sweet baby girl in the arms of her new mama.  Tsegenesh (Suh-GEN-ish)...