The pastor kept apologizing for his church. He apologized that the floor was only dirt. He apologized that only half the roof was constructed. He invited me to preach to the church leaders but was embarrassed that his church wasn’t completed. Standing before these pastors and missionaries I wanted to give them courage and hope. I wanted to remind them of the essence of their work. I encouraged them with this and I hope it encourages you!
Many ITMI partners had outreaches to their community planned for Christmas. Many of you partnered with them to make these outreaches happen. We’re so thankful for all God’s done through our partners and supporters. But there’s more!
Enjoy this short (under 2 minute) video from PIC’s Facebook Page of Sowmya as she shares how she brought her passion and helping others together to bless others this Christmas!
Bread of Life’s Ivory Coast chapter has been creating opportunities for Ivorians to love and serve the poorest of the poor among them. Bread of Life’s staff and volunteers may be financially limited, but they are willing to share and give what they have to those in need. Robert and his family of 8 had the blessing of attracting the attention of the BOL workers. Robert’s family is affected by what Bread of Life calls “generational poverty.” Robert struggles to provide for his family, including paying for the school fees of his 6 children.
She darted toward the path of an oncoming vehicle. Acting quickly, Bread of Life’s Benoit Ouatara picked her up, preventing the deadly accident. “You can have her.” He looked around. An older woman, who appeared to be the girl’s grandmother was watching the whole scene from nearby. “If you want her you can have her,” […]