Orphan Sunday November 8th

We need your help in spreading the word about orphan prevention and family preservation!  On November 8th, Churches all over will focus on Orphans and Widows during Orphan Sunday.   We have some tools that might help you to spread the word within your church, to the leadership of your church or to friends, family and social media networks. Visit http://www.embracinghopeethiopia.com/orphan-sunday-tools/ where you will find posters, sponsorship profiles that can be printed, bulletin… Read More

A Basic Amharic Lesson

We have such great teachers at EHE.  These women not only teach the children, but they love on them, too. Today we are sharing a video of one of our teachers, Etenesh, teaching a class about the number 5. Enjoy and perhaps learn some basic Amharic, too. We are grateful for the ways you have helped to preserve families, prevent orphans AND see the next generation educated.

Thoughts on Orphan Sunday

Tomorrow is Orphan Sunday.  It is great opportunity to pray for orphans and widows throughout their world and again highlight their plight and ask God what our responsibility is to them.  Even here in Addis Ababa we will be praying for them tomorrow.  We will pray for them and then within seconds be confronted by the reality of their situation as we exit our church compound. Orphan Sunday brings up a number… Read More