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An exciting look at how "Hope Takes Hold!"

An exciting look at how “Hope Takes Hold!”

Your gifts in 2017 made it the best year ever for vulnerable, traumatized, abandoned, and orphaned children at our ministry sites. Read our Kids Alive 2017 Annual Ministry Report for an exciting look at how “Hope Takes Hold!”

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When in Manchay, “higher” just means “poorer”…

05/16/18 By:

The steep mountainside in Manchay, Peru, is covered with a multitude of ramshackle huts clinging precariously to the rocky slopes. …

“How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!”

03/27/17 By:

My wife, Mel, and I served with Kids Alive as missionaries in Lebanon for twelve years. We had some wonderful …

A country brought to its knees and the God who cares…

03/09/17 By:

I was waiting in an airport departure lounge to board a plane when the email landed in my inbox. It …

Crossing the line from despair to hope…

02/20/17 By:

You step across the railway line to get into the Misisi slum in Lusaka, Zambia. And when you cross the …

Here’s what “thriving” looks like in Kenya!

02/07/17 By:

Being an organization that is “growing and thriving” is one of Kids Alive’s three core commitments as we enter our …

Shining God’s love in the darkness

01/17/17 By:

We live in an increasingly fragile and unstable world. According to the UN, almost 93 million people in 33 countries …

Dark days in Sudan need the light of Christ

07/13/16 By:

Just over three years ago, at the beginning of 2013, while visiting Juba in South Sudan, I met with a …

God is present, even when we can’t be…

07/05/16 By:

This week, I had planned to be with the children at our Good Shepherd Home in the town of Wau …

Hope sounds beautiful in Haitian Creole

04/05/16 By:

Stanley chatters non-stop to me in Creole as he shows me around the tiny mud hut that he calls “home.” …

Terror Attacks in Paris

11/16/15 By:

Like millions of other people around the world, I watched with shock and horror as events in Paris unfolded last …

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