Some people just need a chance. They can take the smallest gifts and turn them into major opportunities. They just need that first bit of assistance. And, in Chumi’s case, that was a goat. The housewife had little education—she became a child bride at 14. She had few resources with which to work, but when […]
Infants have infinite potential. They could be anything—husbands, wives, doctors, teachers, mechanics, and plumbers. In 20 years’ time, their little hands could be kneading dough in bakeries or painting beautiful images on canvas. Yet too many children die of hunger long before they reach adulthood. And their potential goes unmet. Their possible lives go unlived. […]
As Syrian refugees, they lacked educational opportunities in the foreign nation where they lived and waited for violence to cease at home.
On June 17th, 2:55 p.m., local time, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan province in southwestern China. Based on the magnitude and the number of people in the affected area, the quake could have a medium humanitarian impact, according to the Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System.
A bright yellow bag of food is enough to bring the light of Jesus into a place as hopeless as a refugee confinement center. Read how you helped five Ohio Baptists restore a couple like Cung and Lin’s strength to keep trusting in the Lord.
Labib and Bushra’s sons have a pillow under their heads and they’re sleeping peacefully. When they fled as refugees, a hard floor was the best these parents could give. You helped them give their family a sense of safety.