Life Changing Youth Camps
July 10, 2018 | Partners International
Camp Adonai’s Heart for Youth Eighteen years ago in the heart of Central Asia, a group of pastors yearned to see the Body of Christ growing and multiplying. They came together to form Camp Adonai in an effort to bring Jesus into the homes and hearts of children and youth including orphans, vulnerable, poor and … Read more
Bruce on a Bike!
July 5, 2018 | Partners International
One of our volunteers, Bruce Reinhart, who was on staff with us for five years, is currently on a ‘trip of a lifetime,’ riding across the United States on a bicycle with his son. The trip serves as a great chance both to spend time together and see a lot of incredible places from a … Read more
Give a lift on Giving Tuesday
November 28, 2017 | Alli Beck, Writer and Graphic Designer
It’s fine to shop, but what will each of us do on Giving Tuesday? Kaia* walks miles through the jungles of Cambodia. Jeru* says it takes days to cross the deserts of Africa. Our ministry partners’ workers and their families often walk long distances to reach the villages where they serve. Something like a bike … Read more
Are you tired of Africa?
August 22, 2017 | Alli Beck, Writer and Graphic Designer
We all grew up hearing our moms tell us to eat our food because children are starving in Africa. We have all seen the latest political tension erupt into war in Africa. The latest natural disaster. The latest disease. There seems to always be a need there. It is always dire. … Read more
Why our partners need Christmas gifts in the summer
July 27, 2017 | Alli Beck, Writer and Graphic Designer
A few weeks ago, you may have gotten a Harvest of Hope gift catalog in you mailbox and thought, “It’s not Christmas!?” You’re right. We have decided to instate a new holiday, called “Christmas in Summer.” Why? Because the needs listed in the HOH gift catalog at Christmas time are not seasonal. They last … Read more
Ramadan: Why ice cream isn’t selling in Persia despite the heat
June 19, 2017 | Persian Ministry
Photo credit: Majid Korang beheshti The afternoon temperatures soar to almost 100 degrees Fahrenheit in the Persian World. But no one is buying ice cream during the day. It is the fasting month of Ramadan, when most adult Muslims don’t eat or drink from sunrise to sunset. It commemorates the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad according … Read more
Five times on trial
June 13, 2017 | Alli Beck, Writer and Graphic Designer
Aldi* has a passion to share the Gospel with his own countrymen. He became a church planter with Sundanese Christian Fellowship and established his ministry in a village. A few people of Muslim background accepted Christ. Aldi began meeting with them to disciple them. Others of Muslim faith found out, and investigated who had … Read more
You bring light to dark places
June 7, 2017 | Larry D. Andrews, President & CEO
As our donor, are such an encouragement to our ministry partners and us. Each week, we receive reports back about how your gifts and prayers spur them on in sharing the Gospel with the people they serve. Thank you for providing hope to our partners and the unreached. You help our ministry partners … Read more
Mother finds business success through microenterprise program
May 12, 2017 | Alli Beck, Writer and Graphic Designer
“When my kids return from school and they have lost small school items, I buy new ones for them. I send them to the clinic when they are sick, and I am proud of it.” Mariama* is a 40-year-old mother who lives in a village about 100 miles from the Capital city of Dakar, … Read more
A lifestyle of love is important to Jesus. What about us?
April 20, 2017 | Larry D. Andrews, President & CEO
A lifestyle of love and selfless acts of love are pretty important to Jesus. In fact, the greatest thing that we can do is love. Love is “how” Jesus relates to us. As Christ followers we are called to embrace both the “what” and the “how” of Jesus’ mission.