The Power of Prayer in Any Language

Kaysey GilbreathChild Sponsorship Matters, Guatemala, Sponsorship Update

This special sponsorship blog was written by a long-time team member and sponsor, Bev, who recently had the opportunity to spend time with her sponsored child in Guatemala. Read about her experience below! What is prayer? Spending time with the God we love, praising Him, adoring Him, confessing to Him, petitioning Him and listening to Him. What a privilege we … Read More

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

Sponsorship Update: Guatemala, March 2017

Orphan's HeartChild Sponsorship Matters, Guatemala, Sponsorship Update

According to a recent study done by the United Nations, women in Guatemala are vulnerable to suffer from three different kinds of discrimination: ethnic, gender and socio-economical. On March 8th, we celebrated “Women’s Day”. We took this opportunity to celebrate this important day with the entire community! This month, over 300 children came back to the Center with their families … Read More

School Supplies Impact Education in Guatemala!

Orphan's HeartChild Sponsorship Matters, Guatemala, Sponsorship Update

According to UNICEF, it is estimated that 657,233 children in Guatemala do not attend school, which corresponds to 26% of the total population between 7 and 14 years of age. Every year about 204,593 children abandon school–this represents 12% of all children enrolled in school! Orphan’s Heart is committed to reach One More Child and help them to go to school. That … Read More

Nicaragua, January 20th – 27th, 2017; Trip Update 5

Deanna BerkesChild Sponsorship Matters, Mission Trip Update, Nicaragua, Sponsorship Update

Team: West Bradenton Baptist Church WRITTEN BY: DENISE S. Date: January 24, 2017 This morning dawned a bright and cheerful day.  We have gone past the half way mark on our journey.  No one is talking about the fact that we will soon be leaving Nicaragua, because each of us will be leaving a small part of ourselves behind. We … Read More