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 …

10 Years of Lasting Hope

Psalm 95:1-3 This week in Memphis, Tennessee, the homebase of our stateside offices, we are celebrating something special. You see, the Forsaken Children has been around for 10 years – it’s our 10 year anniversary. On the outside, this may not seem like that big of a deal, but for the children we serve, it is everything… For the children …

Prayer Points: August 2016

This month on August 29-31, our Ethiopian Team will host a PRAYER AND FASTING PROGRAM in Addis Ababa. This will be a time for the team to intentionally look to the Lord for guidance and provision for the next steps of ministry. We know from James 5:16 that we out to pray for one another. If YOU would like to …