Milk: One of God’s gifts

Milk: One of God’s gifts

Eight-year-old Denis lives in a remote Romanian village and looks forward to the times when Christian workers deliver milk. It is a treat when his mother cooks seashell pasta in the milk for their family. Fresh milk, one of God’s gifts, helps this family stay strong...
Family sustained by raising sheep

Family sustained by raising sheep

Romeo is no stranger to hard work and responsibility. He and his wife Oana are parents to eleven children younger than twenty years old. The family lives in a three-room house in Romania. Romeo struggles with diabetes, so he can work only when he feels well enough....
Creating smiles through clothing

Creating smiles through clothing

Florin, a Romanian father and pastor, teaches at a school for missionaries. With his small salary and a tenth child on the way, Florin cannot afford to cover all the clothing needs of his growing family. His home consists of two rented rooms in a church building....
Multiplying your gifts

Multiplying your gifts

Villagers in southwestern Romania were eager to receive your gifts of medicines and lice treatment kits. These items, provided through the Gifts-That-Grow program, cost more than many parents can afford. One doctor who helped distribute the items wrote, “This gift was...
The elderly: Forget us not

The elderly: Forget us not

Alone. Forgotten by family. Struggling to make ends meet. These words describe many aged Romanians. Loneliness weighs heavily on such folks. In numerous cases, their children move to cities or other countries to find better jobs. Living alone in poor conditions makes...