Help an Orphan Unwrap Hope

Help an Orphan Unwrap Hope

When asked why she and her sister, Lera, were at the orphanage while another sister remained at home, Dasha replied, “Because one day I went to my mother’s dressing table and played with her lipstick. She got very angry and told me she was going to take me to the...
Help is on the Way

Help is on the Way

Thanks to our faithful donors like you, more than $6,000 has been raised to help with a vehicle for House of Joy! And it looks like it’s a good thing… After writing you all about the tragic death of Bangiri because of a lack of transportation to medical care, another...
Why Visiting an Orphan Matters

Why Visiting an Orphan Matters

  I have heard both sides of the “Short Term Trips are Good vs. Bad” debate numerous times. Some refer to the heated controversy as the “Short Term Missionary vs. Vacationary” debate. Both sides have insightful things to say and valid points to make. I agree and...
Psalm 34:8

Psalm 34:8

It was a cold, snowy, and, to be quite honest, depressing Sunday night when the truths that lie deep within Psalm 34:8 were spoken into my life. I was living in Vladimir, Russia at the time and was struggling with feelings of discouragement and failure when that verse...