Archive for the ‘Orphan’s Promise Blog’ Category

Restoration Amidst the Rubble

September 29th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

In Eastern Ukraine, in the city of Slavyansk, extensive amounts of destruction were left as a result of three months of intense fighting in the summer of 2014. Alexei and Olya and
 their three young children miraculously were not at home when a shell hit their house, causing it to burn to the ground. The […]

Art for Change

September 24th, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Rudolph Harris traveled to Mariupol, Ukraine with his wife in the summer
 of 2013. During the trip he spent time
 at a small Christian orphanage where
 he got to know a group of children. A photographer and artist by trade, Rudolph had the idea to photograph the children in hopes of later painting their portraits. […]

InFocus: Ukraine

September 22nd, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

This month we take you to
 the “birth place of Orphan’s Promise” – Ukraine! Thirteen years ago, Terry Meeuwsen traveled to Ukraine to adopt three sisters. Little did she know this would be the catalyst for launching a ministry that would later spread around the globe! Ukraine has been in the media spotlight recently as […]

From the Field: A Note from Tim Daniell

September 1st, 2015 by Orphan's Promise

Lives Are Being Transformed in Southern and Central Thailand This year, Orphan’s Promise (OP) is blessed to be able to support vulnerable children and families in 12 projects across Thailand, from the far mountainous North to the deep costal South. In August 2015, I had a chance to visit five of these projects with my […]

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 […]