Archive for the ‘Orphan’s Promise Blog’ Category

InFocus: China

August 27th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Journey with us to the most populous nation in the world, China! Our founder, Terry Meeuwsen, recently returned from this land that boasts the Great Wall of China—a masterpiece that was built throughout many Chinese dynasties and totals more than 13,000 miles! Orphan’s Promise currently supports 7 projects in China. These projects include supporting foster […]

Orphan’s Promise August Ministry Update

August 24th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Dear Friends of Orphan’s Promise, Can you believe we’re more than halfway through 2015? God has been so good to Orphan’s Promise and I see His hand at work in over 100 projects we support all over the world. While I could go on and on about each one, I’d like to tell you about […]

Freedom Came to Children in Nairobi

August 17th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Eric, Alice and Eunice felt the hopelessness and despair of living under horrible conditions at an orphanage run by a group of corrupt individuals. The children were fed stale and moldy food, had no uniforms for school, and constantly lived in fear of an abusive, drunken night guard. See how God stepped in miraculously through […]

InFocus: Peru

August 4th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

We travel south to a land that boasts of alpacas and the Amazon River, and is also home to one of the wonders of the world – Machu Picchu! With nearly 30 million people, Peru is the 4th most populous country in South America and home to
 a growing work of Orphan’s Promise outreaches! Did […]

From the Field: A Note from Abigail Anderson

August 4th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Peru is a country filled with opportunity! This opportunity gives hope and provides love. Orphan’s Promise is taking advantage of every opportunity by being available to do just that. By partnering with local churches, we are providing thousands of Peruvian children the chance to rise above their circumstances and become all God has created them […]

Orphan’s Promise April Ministry Update

April 8th, 2015 by Terry Meeuwsen

Dear Friends of Orphan’s Promise, The flowers are in full bloom here in Virginia, so that must mean that spring is finally here! Where does the time go? It’s always a privilege for me to pause, reflect, and share with you about the work that Orphan’s Promise is doing around the world. I am truly […]

Not Forgotten

December 15th, 2014 by Karen Springs

Today I met a little girl and her grandma as they stood in line to get bread in Krasnogorivka. As I bent down to see her face I was met in return with these piercing blue eyes. I told her they were angelic, and then learned that her name was Angelina. Apparently I was not […]

Helping teens in Kyrgyzstan

October 16th, 2014 by Karen Springs

  Nestled in the heart of central Asia and lined with snow-capped mountains at every bend, Kyrgyzstan is a country filled with magnificent beauty and breathtaking views. Yet looking beyond the country’s natural beauty you find a third of the population living in poverty, and social orphans living in institutions as a result of alcoholism […]

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be unable to communicate with the ones you love most? Or how it would feel if you were unable to hear or speak, while others viewed you like you were intellectually impaired or a burden on society without any potential? During a recent visit to […]

Psalm 68:5-6 gives me a glimpse into the caring heart of our loving Heavenly Father – “A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. God sets the lonely in families.” I have had the blessing of growing up in a warm loving family. I believe God intended this […]