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  • 2017

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2017

    October 18, 2019 | Partners International

    Seeds for Business Growth How a micro-loan program led to financial and spiritual fruit for one woman Mariama* is a 40-year-old woman who lives in a village about 100 miles from the Capital city of Dakar, Senegal – Africa’s westernmost country. Her husband is a farmer, and they have many children. One day an Inter-Senegal … Read more

  • 2016

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2016

    October 11, 2019 | Partners International

    This village, like most villages in northern Ghana, has a strong Islamic presence. In pursuit of gaining access into the community, Peter, a Christian Outreach Fellowship church planter, first paid a courtesy call on the chief of the village as a way of building a friendship. Not long after, another Christian brother visited and, seeing … Read more

  • 2014

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2014

    September 27, 2019 | Partners International

    MOTHER FINDS TRUE TRANSFORMATION BY CARI JOHNSON, PARTNERS INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER WOMEN’S COORDINATOR She sought us out immediately. The speaker at the women’s conference we were attending in Central Asia could barely get the closing “Amen” off of her Lips before a young woman rushed toward us in tears. The conference topic was “Healing from Trauma.” … Read more

  • 2011

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2011

    September 6, 2019 | Partners International

    Even Four years later, she was still haunted by nightmares. Again and again, in her dreams she would try reaching out for her little brother’s hand, only to see him sucked away by the power of the tsunami. Now at ten years old, the trauma of the Indonesian earthquake and tidal waves that devastated the … Read more

  • 2010

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2010

    August 30, 2019 | Partners International

    Our partner DFC, a church planting ministry working to bring the love of Christ to north Sumatra, Indonesia, below, a worker shares the story of selvy. A former drug abuser who came to faith in Christ while in jail in 2009. Selvy’s story is one of the thousands demonstrating the power of your prayers and … Read more

  • 2008

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2008

    August 16, 2019 | Partners International

    Redeemed from Cairo’s Slums Mary arrived at our doorstep seven years ago. She lived in a small apart­ment where her father kept his sheep and goats. It was so filthy that Mary’s father suffered from severe asthma and was barely able to work. Mary arrived with no socks and a severe infestation of lice. She … Read more

  • 2006

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2006

    August 2, 2019 | Partners International

     From Zero to a Hero The crowded streets seem to press in as our taxi made its way between the maze of cyclists, auto rickshaws, pedestrians, cows, and cars. I was in the ancient city of Old Hyderabad in Central India. Merchants shouted their wares. Unlike most places in India where women’s brightly colored saris dot … Read more

  • 2005

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2005

    July 26, 2019 | Partners International

    Jordan Trains Iraqi Spiritual Army “I was born into an Orthodox Iraqi family and was drafted into the army in 1984 during the Iran/Iraq war. Upon my release from the army, I returned home only to find a sign on my house saying that I had died! I was shocked to see the sign, but … Read more

  • 2004

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2004

    July 19, 2019 | Partners International

    Dazed and Desperate in Taiwan She looked like any other drug addict as she walked onto our compound, thin, dazed, and desperate. She had just taken amphetamines, as if she knew it would be her last chance. One would never have guessed that this beggarly looking 26-year-old came from a wealthy Buddhist family. As the … Read more

  • 2003

    75 Years of Lives Changed – 2003

    July 12, 2019 | Partners International

    Edifying Work for Children in Timbuktu Oyahitt, a 12-year-old orphan, has been begging on the streets of Timbuktu for the past eight years. His father died before he was born, and his mother passed away when he was only two. He became very sick after her death, and an aunt struggled to care for him. … Read more