Monthly Archives: March 2016

PLEASE TAKE THE CHILD

What would it take for you to give your children away? Or, what would it take for you to be given away by your parents? “Please take the child,” Fabian’s mother begged the government workers. Fabian is 10. He, like many children in his slum community of San Martin, is a delinquent. Growing up in… Read more »

INFLUENCE WINS

“Right here,” they said, showing him the corner of the property. “This is where a boy was killed.”  The wall outside was filled with bullet holes. Drugs were being sold in the streets. In February 2014, they moved in. The Bible is full of innumerable miracles. God using extraordinary circumstances and ordinary people to do… Read more »

LOVE, SEWING, ART & THE LIGHT

“Poverty keeps you a prisoner,” Damaris told us. We were sitting in CFCI’s building in Pavas, a large and multi-purpose structure used for many different kinds of ministry. As we walked in, we saw tables lined with arts and crafts. Fine quilts, stitching, bags and clothing, a buffet of handmade products, and the source of… Read more »