Orphan sunday

Living James 1:27 for children who are vulnerable

Living James 1:27 for children who are vulnerable

Six years ago, Rev. Kyle Ray, lead pastor of Kentwood Community Church (KCC) in Kentwood, Michigan, challenged the congregation through a sermon series to be part of the answer in the worldwide orphan crisis. A year after the initial challenge, nearly 100 individuals...
​What does a foster child hope for?

​What does a foster child hope for?

A young girl who is in the Oklahoma foster care system made a sobering wish list for her next foster home. In childlike printing on school-lined paper, she composed the following: Things I want in my family. I want food and water. Don’t hit on me. A house with...
Orphan Sunday 2016

Orphan Sunday 2016

This year, 82 nations are observing Orphan Sunday in November. Christians at their best are known as people who take special care of orphans. More Wesleyan churches are emphasizing adoption and foster care locally as well as through international outreach to orphan...
The Wesleyan Church observing Orphan Sunday

The Wesleyan Church observing Orphan Sunday

Reflecting the heart of God, Christians at their best are known as people who take special care of orphans. It’s thrilling to see believers today still earning that reputation. More Wesleyan churches are emphasizing adoption and foster care locally as well as...
The Wesleyan Church observing Orphan Sunday

The Wesleyan Church observing Orphan Sunday

Reflecting the heart of God, Christians at their best are known as people who take special care of orphans. It’s thrilling to see believers today still earning that reputation. More Wesleyan churches are emphasizing adoption and foster care locally as well as through...