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I am eight years old. I lost my mom to AIDS. I was relieved when my sister came home to take care of me. Even my brother returned home. He had run away and was living on the streets ever since he had to drop out of school when mom could no longer afford the
I am 15 years old and live in a small village of 50 people. We do not have a school so I work in the fields and take care of the goats. But I am happy that I can now go to literacy classes at night. I love to write words and practice using Bible
I am 10 years old. I used to work after school every day, selling roasted maize and so drinks on the streets, to help earn money for the family. It was never enough and we had li le food at home. Mom and dad often fought and let me to take care of my siblings
Serving in the Philippines When Emo and Kathy met in Toronto in 1983, they were both moving forward in response to God’s calling on their lives. Emo’s sense of calling grew out of his anthropological interest in Japan while he was a student at Ontario Bible College (Bachelor of Theology). Kathy, on the
Serving in the Philippines Michael and Melanie are Global Field Staff with Canadian Baptist Ministries, appointed in August 2015 to serve in the Philippines. Michael and Melanie, along with their four children, live in Roxas City, Capiz on the island of Panay. Michael and Melanie serve alongside CBM colleagues and partners in the
Serving in Bolivia As Latin America Team Leaders Bruno and Kathleen Soucy support CBM’s Field Staff, church partners and programs in Bolivia, El Salvador and Cuba. They also are exploring additional partnership possibilities in other Latin America countries. Bruno and Kathleen are passionate about working with local churches in Latin America to develop
Serving in Rwanda André serves with CBM in Rwanda as the leader of the AEBR-CBM development team. He is also the Integral Mission Coordinator for Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Prior to taking on these responsibilities, André pastored an AEBR church and served on the AEBR-CBM development team in various roles,