June 2013 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

One of the challenges we face in the ministry in Haiti is in the area of dependency.  It has always been our desire to help the Haitians in such a way that they can become independent.  And that is not easy!  Much of their cultural history is one of dependency and they often can’t see their way out of that.  But we are determined to continue to do whatever we can to break this bondage of dependency.

We try to do this in every aspect of our ministry. With our orphanage ministry we have the children growing small gardens in order to help provide for some of the food needs. They also have daily chores to do and are learning the value of working.  They are taught that we are there to help them move from needing help to providing for themselves and others. Continue Reading →