New Orphanage Tag

Orphanages have a bad rap these days. It’s almost become a negative term. When I type the word “orphanage” into Google just now, many of the stories I find highlight the darker side of orphanage life. One of the first sites that comes up, www.orphanage.no, portrays...

For the past month and a half, I’ve had the unique pleasure of living at the Good Shepherd Agricultural Mission with 100 orphaned and abandoned children. These kids have taught me so much in such a short time. So here are a few things I’ve...

“It’s better to give than to receive.” This bit of pithy wisdom was originally attributed to Jesus by Luke (or whoever wrote the book of Acts), and it’s most often used by adults to encourage kids not to be so greedy. As every parent knows,...