Slums are home to millions of precious children around the world. Slum children in Kenya often suffer from drunken fathers who cause miserable homes.
Favorite Stories from the Bible
Books flood our market today. We tend to take them for granted. But at remote schools in Peru, the students have hardly any books to call their own.
Visitors gave a book with Bible stories, this is the answer to a prayer! That week, the precious Bible story book was stolen!
Many young hearts are deeply impacted as they learn about the love of Jesus through simple Bible stories.
My name is Ameula Marya. Ameula means “sick” in my tribal language. My parents gave me this name because I was sick at birth. I live in South Sudan and am 9 years old. I have one 7-year-old brother and live in a compound with my aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Far away in the country of Kenya lives a girl named Sentoya.* She is from a tribe of people called the Maasai. Sentoya is either eight or nine years old. She isn’t exactly sure. She was three years old before she was even given a name. Maasai parents don’t give their children names until they are three, because so many of the children get sick and die young.
While traveling through Western Europe on business, Vitali from Ukraine was involved in a terrible accident. As he lay on the pavement in excruciating pain with broken ribs puncturing his lungs, he heard the paramedics say, “He’s not gonna make it. Let him die.” At that moment, Vitali remembered a Bible story book he had… Read more
Come with me to the Andes Mountains in Peru, a country in South America. Today we are headed high up in the mountains with Daniel and his daughter Ruth. As we zigzag up the steep road, we see big steps carved into the side of the mountain. “These steps are terraces built by the Inca… Read more
I am Elisa* from Nicaragua. I live beside a huge trash dump. I often walk through the dump looking for things like scrap metal and plastic bottles to sell at a recycling center. Then my family has money to buy food. Every day garbage trucks come with fresh loads of trash. My friends and I… Read more
South Sudan in northeastern Africa is the world’s newest country. The doors are wide open to spread the Gospel in this region without government restriction. The logistics of doing so, however, are challenging. Because of desperate poverty in South Sudan, many of the main roads throughout the country are impassable. In spite of the challenges,… Read more
Do you have a soft, warm bed to sleep in at night? Does your mother cook delicious food for you so that you have something to eat at mealtime? Can you imagine what it would be like if you needed to find your own food and had no one to cook for you? What if… Read more
CAM’s 25 Favorite Stories from the Bible was recently translated into Tagalog, a language spoken by about a quarter of the population in the Philippines. Our contacts are distributing the books in villages and schools throughout the country. Pictured below, a girl from Mindoro Island in the Philippines reads from her new Bible story book…. Read more