Friday, August 18, 2017

Haiti Event Highlights Unity in Christ

Since the day I arrived in Haiti I had been hearing about the upcoming nutrition fair. This is a big two-day event sponsored by our maternal child health program (MCH), with contributions from our agriculture program. Dr. Jacob Baptiste, the MCH ... [Read More]


Evangelists Bring Love and Learning to Niger

Nigerien evangelist couple Abdou and Ouma Issa demonstrate their love to people in the villages where they live and work. Originally from Maradi region, they received a call on their lives to evangelize when they became Christians. They worked ... [Read More]


A New School in Cambodia

As a teacher at Bos Thom Primary School since 2004, I have faced quite a few challenges. Before I was able to get a motorbike I had to walk about four kilometers every day on a very bumpy, dusty road. It was particularly difficult during monsoon ... [Read More]


Family Day in the Philippines Creates Special Memories

Our team hosted a Family Day event in Tacloban City last year, so we were excited that the team in Manila would this year hold a Family Day event to reach out to impoverished families. These are the families with whom Samaritan’s Purse is c ... [Read More]


Twisting Dreams: Human Trafficking in Uganda

How do you ask someone about the most difficult and terrifying time in their life? What do you ask, when you can’t begin to imagine what they’ve experienced? As I sat down and spoke with young women who are survivors of human trafficking I was str ... [Read More]


Preventing Trafficking in Vulnerable Communities

I recently led a training for church members from villages in Kyaukkyi. After I shared the definition of human trafficking, including its three elements (the acts, means, and purpose), one young man stood up and with tears in his eyes said, “I have b ... [Read More]


Fighting for a Better Community

I am the firstborn child from a poor family. Growing up, I was unable to attend school because we lacked financial resources. I attempted to earn money myself, but it was not enough to support my education. However, thanks to God, we have supported ... [Read More]