Posts Tagged ‘Congo’

Deanna’s transformation

2 comments Written on April 1st, 2015     
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Goma 2014 11 (13)“Deanna” is an older woman, married to a man with several younger wives.  Her husband cast her aside, and she was left to live on the street. She found CWR partner HOLD, and became a Culinary Arts student. When she …


Refugee Education in Kenya

Post a Comment » Written on March 30th, 2015     
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Second and third and fourth chances at a new future

Post a Comment » Written on March 25th, 2015     
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Covenant World Relief partners with ACT for Congo in the eastern region of DR Congo near Goma. Through this partnership, a program provides a restart opportunity for young single girls who have children. It is a place for these girls …


Felix, John, and Francine’s Story: Congolese Refugees in Kenya

Post a Comment » Written on January 14th, 2015     
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Week 10 Parents of Felix, John, and FrancineFACT:

While on the run, children eat what they can gather, but sometimes there is no food to gather. Often the water that is available can cause sickness and disease. There are also warring groups who may snatch up children



Excellent’s Story: A Congolese Refugee in Kenya

Post a Comment » Written on January 7th, 2015     
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Week 9 ExcellentFACT:

The majority of Congolese children being ministered to by the Evangelical Covenant Church in Kenya are orphans, single-parented, or separated from their family.

STORY:

Excellent is a seven-year-old boy who was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He