Thursday, November 23, 2017

Improving Education in Cambodia

Sreyrous is 12 years old and in the fourth grade at Khlengpor Primary School in Banteay Meanchey Province in Cambodia. To afford her schooling, her parents have to work in Siem Reap, and Sreyrous lives with her aunt. It is difficult for Sreyrous to ... [Read More]

Preventing Labor Trafficking in Myanmar

Saw Shwe’s family adopted a 13-year-old whose parents died during Cyclone Nargis in 2008. Saw Shwe treated him like his own son. At age 19, the son decided to leave Myanmar and migrate with his friend in order to find work. His friend’s uncle had ... [Read More]

Church Leader Recommits His Life to Serving God

Before I attended an evangelism training taught by Samaritan's Purse there were many gaps in relation to how I preached the Gospel, as well as in my personal relationship with God, even though I served as a youth coordinator in my church. The ... [Read More]

Literacy Training Brings Hope for a Better Future

One night recently I jumped into our Toyota Land Cruiser, one of the few vehicles that can handle the roads here with relative ease, and joined our community literacy team to visit a beginner class in Sundorkorlor, Lofa County. After a ... [Read More]

Sharing God’s Love During Hardship

In the villages of Zangon Sabia and Zangon Karin Kawra in Niger, hardship is constant and comes in the form of hunger, famine, and poverty. Niger is not an easy place to live. In the villages, food from the previous harvest usually runs out ... [Read More]

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]