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Inspired and led by our Christian beliefs, we faithfully serve vulnerable people across the globe without regard to race, creed or nationality and without adverse distinction of any kind. We serve without stipulation or expectation and on the basis of need alone. We strive to respect the culture and customs of the people we serve in order to preserve their humanity and dignity. We also proudly adhere to the Red Cross Code of Conduct, which can be found here.
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- Where’s God This Thanksgiving?
You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light. Psalm 18:28 (NIV) The world watched in horror as news reports detailed a heinous, methodical shooting during Sunday services at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, TX. Later, frustrated national leaders rebuked their counterparts’ offers of “thoughts and prayers,” asking where God was […]
- Have a HEART … Not Knee Pads!
Sometimes protective gear is appropriate and quite necessary, depending on one’s job or activity. However, in a recent search online I learned baby knee pads exist. I laughed out loud! Then, I felt sad that such a ridiculous-to-me product exists. As a parent, I realize many purchases are more about the mom than the baby. […]
- Teaching Generosity to Our Kids and a Free Ebook
Parenting is HARD. In fact I’m certain that it’s the hardest thing I’ve ever done. My young family is in the fiercely independent phase that leaves even the simplest task up for debate and hour-long executions. The tantrums are often and the frustrations piled high. But, I know this is just a phase much like […]
- Sheep Help Families Break Out of Poverty
For today’s post, I’d like to introduce you to my friend Baa-bette. Yep, she’s a sheep – or rather, a ewe – that lives in Ethiopia. Her sheep-mom is one of the people Food for the Hungry helped to increase agricultural income. With a name like Beth A. Allen, which plays out as BAA in a monogram, […]
- Child Sponsorship and Eating an Elephant
You can’t eat an entire elephant in one sitting. —My mom As a youth, I wanted to achieve and had little patience for the process of obtaining results. When I got older, my mom’s saying about eating an elephant stuck with me. I now understand that she meant we need to take things slow, in small […]