They Had 5 Babies and One Can of Formula – THE HOUSE OF JOY

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  *by law, adoptable children can not be shown in an identifiable photo. The children photographed here have already been adopted.   The House of Joy is one of those amazing ministries that we support through Streams of Mercy. They are located in the remote Rift Valley region of Ethiopia. This orphanage currently has five babies who have been abandoned …

The Forsaken Children

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    We arrived at The Forsaken Children and I was once again struck by the scope of their ministries to street children. There are 100,000 children living on the streets of Addis Ababa. When I heard that statistic, I was overwhelmed by the desperate need of those kids. But, the Forsaken Children staff are reaching out to the children …

The Forsaken Children and Onesimus – Changing the Lives of Street Children in Ethiopia

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  Onisemus Means: He Who Was Useless Has Become Useful   Today we had the privilege of going to be Onesimus House here in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  This is an incredible multi-pronged ministry that reaches out and transforms the lives of children living on the streets. We met Joe Bridges about seven years ago.  He was just beginning a new …

WIDOWS AND ORPHANS HOME ADAMA, Ethiopia

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    Today our team spent time at the Widows & Orphans Home in Adama. The home is run by a very capable Ethiopian woman, and is home to a group of widows and orphans awaiting adoption. There is a mural painted on the wall of the baby nursery says “But God had a plan to save them all”.     …

HELPING DESTITUTE WIDOWS IN ETHIOPIA

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  Last night our team landed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and we hit the ground running this morning. We loaded up in a van to join some friends who work on the ground here to deliver much needed supplies to a group of widows in a remote village near Adama. These widows are destitute. They don’t have anyone to care …

The New Widows and Orphans Home – Adama, Ethiopia

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Widows and our Team As I write this blog we have just had an official ceremony opening the new Widows and Orphans home in Adama Ethiopia. The new building is stunning!  Two of the five stories have been completed and are now occupied.  I was here in June, and the change is amazing. Widows lined the entry way and greeted …