Together We Made A Difference – 2016 in Review

God was on the move in 2016 in our little corner of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia! Come with us for a journey in pictures as we remember, celebrate and continue to pray about what God did in and through The Forsaken Children and friends like you, in 2016! We started 2016 celebrating Metu. This young lady continues to radiate the hope …

Rescue, Restore Rebuild – Full to Overflowing!

A special word of hope in this new year, from The Forsaken Children’s Co-Founders, Joe and Karyn Bridges… As we start 2017, our hearts are full to overflowing! You see, over the past 3 months we have had the privilege to RESCUE, with our wonderful Ethiopian team, 10 boys from the streets. This was the 13th group of boys to work …

Hope in a Plastic House

Hope does live in Ethiopia.  It’s in Sara’s 1-room plastic house. This just in from our Field Director, Joe Bridges – it is an important story where we see what it looks like to help children (and their families) SURVIVE and THRIVE. “I got to visit Sara and her mom the other day and sat in awe as her sweet mom …

Chechebsah

Thank you Karyn Bridges for this great recipe! About this Recipe: Chechebsah “If you’ve been to Ethiopia or have Ethiopian friends in your country then you’ve probably shared a meal or two. You’ve likely had lunch or dinner together and most definitely have shared a conversation over coffee. But what do Ethiopians eat for breakfast? Ethiopians eat a variety of …

Prayer Points: September 2016

Pray for a true peace throughout Ethiopia that will help turn the nation into a place where LASTING HOPE has more space to take root, grow and flourish. Pray for upcoming leadership meetings within Ethiopia. The Forsaken Children’s new Executive Director, Kelly McGugan is traveling in October to meet with Field Director, Joe Bridges and our Ethiopian team/Onesimus leadership, Nega …