Faces of the Forgotten is a Google Earth project to explore the global plight of orphans. Using Google Earth technology, Loving Shepherd Ministries has developed an effective way to communicate the needs of orphans around the world to the Christian community.
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Loving Shepherd Ministries is a Christ-centered ministry that is passionate about helping orphans and at-risk children. With all of the worthy causes that are out there today, why orphans? The answer is that orphans hold a special place in the heart of God. In over 50 places in Scripture, God commands us to defend the
For several years now, we have both felt God place a callin on our lives for adoption. Recently we have been researching different adoption agencies to see which might fit us best for when the time comes. All God’s Children International seems to be the fit for us at this point. We have had several
Compassion International is a Christian child advocacy ministry that releases children from spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enables them to become responsible, fulfilled Christian adults. Currently, they help more than 1 million children in 25 countries. Wess Stafford is the president of Compassion, and spoke once at a conference that Kimberly & Jay
We have been so impressed by what we have seen from this ministry over the last few years. Samaritan’s Purse is a Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Their ministry has served to help the many needs of people all around the world with with the purpose of
Mark & Jennifer Oshman have been serving in Okinawa, Japan for several years now with Cadence International. They direct a hospitality house known as The Harbor reaching out those in the US military community. This ministry has a special place in Kimberly’s heart, as her family was deeply impacted by a similar ministry. Kimberly’s dad
Anthony & Nikki Testa have been serving with Great Commission Ministries in Turin, Italy since 2003. They have a ministry there of reaching out to the international students who attend the university there. They have a wide variety of ways in which they connect with the students – English language discussion groups, serving in a
This is an incredible program, much like a Compassion International or World Vision sponsorship. One thing we have really enjoyed is that a few times a year we are able to send items – backpacks, clothing, toys, Bibles with people headed over there, who personally hand them to the children/mums. We almost always receive pictures
Our home church while living in Aurora – we love the vision on Colorado Community Church. Below is one reason why… 5+5 Philosophy The CCC Missions Director has conducted an investigation to provide some assurance to contributors that ministries on the 5+5 Ministry Partners lists is worthy of their support. 5 + 5 Program We have
Kent & Belen are missionaries in Salamanca Spain. They have been ministering to the Spanish people for over 15 years. Kent’s dad was actually Kimberly’s pastor in Kansas while growing up. In 2006 we took a trip to Spain to visit with them and to see the incredible work God is doing through their faithfulness.