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Clean water gives newborns in Uganda a fighting chance

Clean water gives newborns in Uganda a fighting chance

“You want to wash his hair gently,” the nurse said softly. “His head is still sensitive.” I watched as the nurse carefully dipped the top of my newborn nephew’s head under the sink in the hospital room. Wide-eyed, my sister watched anxiously as the clean water ran...
No money? No water

No money? No water

Nancy’s life was pretty typical for a young girl living in the mountainous region of Nepal. In addition to helping her mother around the house, one of her daily chores was to gather water for her family. Unfortunately, there wasn’t a well anywhere to be found near her...
Clean water: an easy ‘yes’ or ‘no’ question

Clean water: an easy ‘yes’ or ‘no’ question

“Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.” — 1 Timothy 4: 12, NIV Scott Alberda displayed a picture up on the youth room screen of Guatemalan children...
On World Water Day, your gift DOUBLES!

On World Water Day, your gift DOUBLES!

Today is World Water Day … and it’s water that is on the minds of nearly every person in Zimbabwe. Last week, Cyclone Idai — a storm many are saying is one of the worst to ever hit the southern hemisphere — drenched Zimbabwe in torrential floodwaters. Some houses were...
Cake pops: A catalyst for clean water

Cake pops: A catalyst for clean water

Abby Harnack isn’t one to back down from a challenge.And after being inspired by Noel Yeatt’s book, Awake, she realized she should never back down from the challenge of helping to better the lives of others.So, as a full-time teacher and developing baker, Abby is...
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