After about two months of relative calm in Central African Republic (CAR), the peace was broken last week by overtures from the SELEKA rebel alliance that they would move on the capital, Bangui. They accused President François Bozizé of not living up to the peace agreement that was signed in January. In preparation for the advance on Bangui, the rebels overran several more strategic cities in the East and in Read Post
This is an architectural rendering of the secondary school that we hope to build, LORD willing, for our students in Tanzania. Currently, we work with a primary school that goes from preschool to 7th grade. When the kids graduate from 7th grade, they enter either local government schools or their families somehow pay for them to leave the area to attend private schools. You see, the school we partner with is a Read Post
My 2 year old asked me this morning why I had to go to work. I told her there are children whose mommies and daddies are sick or don’t have enough money to buy them food, and I need to help them. Mayli is 4 years old and her little brother Jose is 1 ½. Their mother is an extremely poor woman who has suffered much. Her children are from different Read Post
We began a partnership with J127 in 2012 to launch our first project in Malawi. The VisionTrust mission fits perfectly with J127’s vision of providing funding for community-based programs in Africa that provide care and spiritual nurture to orphans and vulnerable children. Since our start in Malawi in 2012 we have 76 children registered with only 24 sponsored at the moment. The children registered are preschool through 1st grade and Read Post
We received this report from our Country Director in Myanmar. A camp was held from November 25th – 27th, 2012 in Myanmar for 49 children and youth. Special talks for motivation, encouragement, general knowledge both spiritual, education and for their life were given. Camp Motto: “Do Your Best to Glorify Our Lord” Aims of the Camp: To lift up the kid’s spiritual growing and support “faith in action” in their Read Post
Last night was the grand opening of our new missions guest house and office in the Dominican Republic. We are so excited and blessed to be able to make a home for our teams and our staff here! The pictures below give you a glimpse into some of the house and of our local heroes who will serve there.