The Bible tells us in James 1:27; “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.” And God called us to this ministry in 2000.
Maybe you are wondering; Is there a place for orphanages in today’s world?
There’s been a lot of discussion about this lately in the orphan care arena, with many people advocating to close them all down. “Reunification with family” is the answer, they say. Institutions are harmful. Many orphanages are scams, just looking to separate big-hearted donors from their money. Many orphanage leaders are corrupt or abusive. These are the headlines that make the news.
Throughout the world there are committed people filling desperate gaps in broken child protection systems in some countries. We work in Myanmar and Nepal with boundless love and tireless energy. We are providing hope in hopeless stories, shining Christ’s light in the darkness, sacrificing everything so that the children can shine. We are part of the solution when adoption and foster care are not available options.
“Through Orphan Relief Effort, I had somewhere to call home able to get my needs like clothing food education tooSidigu