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Soccer match at Congo

Update from Bunia, Congo

Jan 23, 2015  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project, Villages  |  No Comments

Update by the GO Africa team The Father’s House in Bunia, Congo is seeing the fruits of caring for children in need of family. We received this update from our GO Africa team in Bunia, “We thank our God for his protection towards Nyumba ya Baba (The Father’s House) of local church in… Read More


Emma and family

Emma

Dec 23, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project  |  No Comments

Emma Maseko has been a Mama for a long time [read her story], loving family, both her own and Pothawira's. Emma cares for women, supporting the house mamas on a daily basis and leading the National Women of Malawi Organization. The mamas look to her for advice, encouragement and support. Recently… Read More


myGO – Your ministry

Dec 19, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Africa, GO Project  |  No Comments

One of our favorite things at GO is watching you all take over the ministry of championing children in need.  For example, Click the Brick is Chuck and Debi Wolfe’s dream, born from their hearts and home in Tampa, Florida, to launch a high school at Pothawira in rural Malawi, Africa. How cool… Read More


Care Portal-How it works

Merry Christmas from The Care Portal

Dec 18, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  Care Portal  |  No Comments

Christmas is a time we give to show gratitude for what we have been given. Sometimes the people we bless are friends and family. Sometimes they are complete strangers. This Christmas, Marsha, a CPS worker in Texas, used The Care Portal to speak up for eight children in struggling families who… Read More


Churches working together

Nov 24, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  Care Portal  |  No Comments

Recently this Care Portal request came in: "There is a 2-year-old boy on my caseload who is in need of a baby bed. The placement is now co-sleeping with the child, which is not safe. He is in need of a toddler bed, as a pack and play is too small for him." Two Churches, in two different cities,… Read More


The Care Portal's first request helps a local family

Oct 16, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  Care Portal  |  No Comments

We are excited to share with you our very first Care Portal success in Texas! The request was for a kinship family (a relative or person that has a significant relationship with the child) who was caring for, and in the process of being licensed to adopt, a 4-year-old boy. Their home had… Read More


Church and State? Yes!

Oct 3, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  Care Portal, GO Project, Sending Academy, US Orphan Care  |  No Comments

Bishop Aaron Blake and eight other church leaders from Texas testified before a committee of the Texas legislature on September 30th. The pastors explained the Biblical mandate of the church, which is to care for widows and orphans, and how each of the churches they lead are caring for children in… Read More


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Brisas opening doors and hearts

Aug 22, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Project  |  No Comments

Trace Thurlby and Ryan Hudnall are celebrating with our partners at Brisas del Este in the Dominican Republic as they officially open their doors to children in the community in need of family... Two boys, Richard and Hans, were just dropped off by CONANI. They are both players...Pastora… Read More


Working the fields

A bright light in India

Aug 5, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  GO India, GO Project  |  No Comments

GO Project India Trip Report, July, 2014 With 1.2 billion people, a growing economy, a competitive educational system, and a solid labor force where six-day work weeks and a spirit of entrepreneurship are prevalent, India has moved past its history of colonialism and its caste-system silos to… Read More


#DTOFriday

#DTOFriday

Jul 16, 2014  |  Sonya W.  |  GO Project, Trips  |  18 Comments

By Ryan (serving as a GO Fellow in Haiti) Your GO Haiti American staff has embraced a new slogan. If I’m going to be honest, I wish I could say that our new maxim was a planned effort of the heart. One that we prayerfully considered and felt compelled to adopt. But I can’t say that or… Read More

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