Stories & Testimonies

Stories & Testimonies

Below are just a few of the many testimonies we receive about lives being impacted and transformed by the Education Ministry of Heaven’s Family.

11 Mar

Learning in a Steel Oven

Children in one of the iron classrooms in Saboti, Kenya Dear Friends, As the midday African sun beats mercilessly down on the galvanized metal roofing sheets of the school—in which over a hundred children are eagerly trying to learn—it becomes like an oven. They brave […]

16 Dec

Blind School Blessing

Abigael Chemtai at the Kapenguria School for the Blind. Dear Friends, God takes even the worst of circumstances and changes them to orchestrate good and bring lives into His kingdom. That is exactly what happened with Maria Nekesa, now age 7, who is a dear […]

01 Oct

Letter from a 6th-Grade Graduate

Besides food, the one thing that impoverished people around the world desire for their children is an education. They know that education is their children's only hope to escape the cycle of poverty. In many developing nations, however, public education is not free. Consequently, we receive many requests for tuition assistance.

01 Apr

Opportunity from Heaven

Opportunities. More than anything else, that is what the poor around the world lack. An opportunity to gain a valuable education, a marketable skill, employment, tools for a trade, or a loan to start a business can make the difference between poverty and prosperity. That is why Heaven's Family works to provide, through our numerous focused funds, various opportunities to the "least of these" among Christ's followers. Opportunities give the poor a chance to help themselves through their own efforts.

01 Oct

One Child Left Behind

Jairus Wanyama could not read this sentence. That's because he attended a public school in Kenya where the student-teacher ratio is 100 to 1. Although Kenya provides all of its children with free primary education, the government can't afford the number of teachers that are actually needed. Consequently, many students like Jairus are lost in the crowd and left behind.

29 Mar

Back-to-School Checklist

A new Kenyan flag at Heaven’s Family Christian Academy, in Saboti, Kenya Dear Friends, If they knew about it, children in the U.S. and Canada would be envious: Kenya and Myanmar are wrapping up their school years and are ready for their summer break! Those […]

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