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Kids get the KC Royal’s Treatment in the DR

Kansas City Royals Invest in Kids with The Global Orphan Project  SANTO DOMINGO — A personal tour of club facilities. Seats behind home plate. A private lunch in the club's dining facilities. This kind of red carpet treatment is generally reserved for the wealthy and… Read More

The First Different December

This December, each Thursday, we’ve been sharing stories of children in need and of those who have stepped in to care for them. In many ways, these stories point back to the first Christmas.  With no earthly father, Joseph needed to step into the stigma of a… Read More

The Love of the Father

Ricardo (in the red and black shirt above) was one of my favorites at Casa Amor, our partner in the Dominican Republic.  CONANI (DR’s child welfare) brought him into care because his dad was no longer in the picture, and his mom was sick and unable to care for him.  Month… Read More

10 Min with GO Quarterly Update Jan 2016

10 Minutes with GO: Quarterly Update January 2016

It’s always a privilege to share with you what we see God doing around the world through this ministry each quarter. We invite you to take a look at January's 10 Minutes with GO Project below. Our hope is video updates, like this one, will help you connect with our partners… Read More

Realities of the Street in Santo Domingo

Last January, CONANI, the Dominican Republic's Child Welfare division, brought 8 boys in one day to Casa Amor, our orphan care partner in the DR. Today, they are scheduled to bring 4 more - again, all boys, which will bring the totals to 35 children/24 boys. I asked Pastor… Read More

Birthdays and Blessings

Everybody loves a birthday party - especially your 13th (Welcome to your teenage years!), and if it's your first fiesta de cumpleaños, then it is doubly sweet. Such was the case Monday for Weideland at Casa Amor, our partner in the Dominican Republic (DR). CONANI (DR's Child… Read More

Anthony and Edwin. Worth it for One.

Anthony starts his Wednesday mornings in a Parkville coffee shop loft with Mike Fox and some other men.  Stemming from God’s Word, topics are real and free flowing: marriage, parenting, business, finances, and sometimes orphan care. It was here that Anthony learned about… Read More

Ocho Chicos

The number 8 gets a lot of play. Eight is Enough (old TV show). 8-Tracks (old music tapes). 8-ball (corner pocket). Figure 8 (ice skate). 8 at 8 (speed dates), but recently “8” took on a whole new meaning when the DR’s Child Protective Services’ division, CONANI,… Read More