Hope for orphans in Ethiopia

While Abby and I were in Ethiopia we met orphans and street children who have nobody to love to care for them. We also met children who are

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Meeting the kids at Resurrection Orphanage Center of Nekemte, Ethiopia

We visited Resurrection Orphanage & Center of Nekemte (ROCN). They care for orphaned and abandoned children to meet their basic needs and offer a loving Christian home environment.

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Traveling to Nekemte on what locals call worst road in Ethiopia

Abby and I went to Nekemte, Ethiopia to visit the Resurrection Orphanage Center of Nekemte (ROCN). The road Addis Ababa to Nekemte is rough. It’s unlike any road

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Caring for vulnerable children and orphans in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The first person to greet us when we got off the plane in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia was Pastor Mekebib Desta and his wife, Tigist Tesfaye. Thank you to

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Visit to Embracing Hope Ethiopia serving poor, children and orphans

Abby and I visited Embracing Hope Ethiopia that was founded by Jerry and Christy Shannon. Their focus is the poor, children, and orphans who live in a section

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Rich In Knowledge Academy children singing in Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Pastor Mekebib Desta, Brian Carroll and Rahel Tamirat. Abby and I visited Rich in Knowledge Academy in Addis Ababa. It’s an excellent school where 40 students from ages

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Showing love to poor and orphans in Addis Ababa with food

Abby and I felt led to buy food and give it to the poor and orphans in the neighborhood where we’re staying in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We hoped

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Spending Christmas in Ethiopia to love and help orphans

It’s Christmas Eve and we’re traveling to Ethiopia today. Abby and I are excited to finally begin this adventure together! As I write this post, we’re in Frankfurt,

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The work solution to helping care for orphans

What is the best way to lift people out of poverty and help orphans? I think part of the answer isn’t more aid, it’s sustainable work. Ethiopia needs

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Stories of African children orphaned by aids

Ethiopia is home to one of the largest populations of orphans in the world: 13% of children in Ethiopia are missing one or both parents. That’s 4.6 million

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