Romania Sponsorship Update

Kaysey GilbreathChild Sponsorship Matters, Mission News, Romania, Sponsorship Update

Our Romania sponsorship program continues to grow, with now more than 60 children receiving support from generous sponsors! Each month, our ministry partner in Romania delivers food bags to the sponsored children in the gypsy village and purchase items that the children in the orphanage and foster homes need. These items are chosen for each child based on their needs … Read More

Carried by Food and Faith

RJ WaltersRomania

They never split up. Sometimes the older girl carried the younger; at other times, they walked hand-in-hand. There was no birth certificate on hand to confirm such, but they had to be sisters, right? Either way, they surfaced together, hitched side-by-side. In the same way, we are standing side-by-side with hungry children in an exclusive new way – we’re joining together … Read More

Romania, June 2nd – 10th, 2017; Trip Update 5

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Romania

Team: FBC Chipley Written by: Mike O. God never ceases to amaze me in all that He does and in the way He chooses to accomplish His magnificent plans. I’ve been overwhelmed at His power and wisdom this week serving in Romania. He assembles the right people with unique gifts which He gave, fills them with His power and completes … Read More

Romania, June 2nd – 10th, 2017; Trip Update 4

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Romania

Team: FBC Chipley Written by: Savannah O. To be honest, I didn’t know what to except coming on this trip to Romania. I’ve traveled to other countries before, but nothing was like this trip. All week we have been ministering in the gypsy village and an orphanage. The children are so incredible and have such a strong desire to be … Read More

Romania, June 2nd – 10th, 2017; Trip Update 3

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Romania

Team: FBC Chipley Written by: Lauren T. As you read this post, I pray your heart is as touched as ours have been. We started our day of giving and serving children in the gypsy village. We walked down the streets saying “Ciao” (hello) to these precious individuals who are ostracized for their heritage. We were filled with anticipation as we … Read More

Romania, June 2nd – 10th, 2017; Trip Update 2

Orphan's HeartMission Trip Update, Romania

Team: FBC Chipley Written by: Dustin C. It was an exciting full day of ministry in Romania.  Our first stop was at a local gypsy village just outside of Oradea.  We started the day by walking through the streets of the village letting the children know we were visiting and invited them to be with us at the local church … Read More

Romania, June 2nd – June 10th, 2017; Trip Update 1

Deanna BerkesMission Trip Update, Romania

Team: First Baptist Church of Chipley, FL Day 1 is in the books! Our first 24 hours in Oradea, Romania were amazing as we worshiped together as a team, visited with foster families, and met our ministry partners, Cornel and Karen. They each shared their story, about their organization – Pathway to Joy (PTJ), and how God is using their … Read More

Romania, September 19-25, 2016; Trip Update 2

Alison WilsonMission Trip Update, Romania

Vision Trip Update By Jim Robbins It was a bittersweet final day in Romania. We visited a gypsy village and Pathway to Joy through the Orphan’s Heart feeding program distributed the monthly food bags to the villagers. This village was hit by a tornado in June and suffered major damage. Orphan’s Heart responded immediately and was able to help Pathway to … Read More

Romania, September 19-25, 2016; Trip Update 1

Alison WilsonMission Trip Update, Romania

Romania Vision Trip By Jim Robbins We traveled all day on the 19th and arrived at our wonderful accommodations in Oradea, Romania Tuesday night, September 20. We did a walk around the historic district and had really great ice cream! Today, September 21 we took foster children on a field trip to the Bear Caverns, a beautiful live cave in … Read More

Rescuing Romanian Children from Abandonment

RJ WaltersMission News, Romania

On blustery winter days where temperatures can fall below freezing, there are sometimes up to 80 abandoned children being cared for at a hospital in northwest Romania. Just a few years ago those children would had to make due with any extra scraps of food that came their way or used any covering that might keep them from shivering. Thanks … Read More