August 2022 Global Newsletter
This issue of the FamilyLife Global newsletter features: Ukraine: Shining a Light in the Darkness of War Egypt: A FamilyLife Launch Sixteen Years in the Making Latin America: The Journey of Spanish Translations And more! To download this issue of the newsletter, click here.
Ukraine—Shining a Light in the Darkness of...
by Jayna Richardson February 24, 2022 was a day Ukrainians will never forget. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has brought fear and uncertainty to much of the world, but especially to those who have been displaced from their homes and their country. As tensions and warfare between Russia and Ukraine drag on, the crisis has led […]
Egypt: A FamilyLife Launch Sixteen Years in...
By Jayna Richardson Sixteen years ago, an American couple, Warren and Ann Abrameit, relocated to the Middle East to serve as medical missionaries. While in Qatar, they used FamilyLife materials (translated into Arabic) to also conduct marriage and family ministry, but the work was difficult and discouraging. When they returned home to the US a […]
Latin America—The Journey of Spanish Trans...
By Roger Dye and Jayna Richardson “My wife and I came here with no hope. We were not going to get divorced, but we haven’t had any joy in our marriage for several years. We were just resigned to a marriage without happiness. But what you have taught us this week has given us a […]
US Hispanic Ministry—A Tale of Two Couples
By Jayna Richardson When Paola Jairala received Christ in 2005, she began hoping and praying that her husband would have the same experience. She didn’t have to wait long—one month later, Javico met the Lord as well. “We both thought that everything was going to change and that we would be happy forever!” says Paola. […]
UK: Bringing hope to Farsi-speaking communit...
by Christine Daniel Kia and Negin, born in Iran and now living in the UK, are passionate about helping people from the Farsi-speaking community. Their story has had its ups and downs, but they’ve seen God’s faithfulness in their lives and ministry. Negin grew up in a Muslim family in Iran. Her father died […]
China—Reaching Thousands through Video
By Suzy Brown Jennifer and Abe, FamilyLife volunteers and trained Weekend to Remember® Mandarin speakers, have felt the void in the past two years with COVID restrictions and strong religious persecution in their country. But what to do? With the number of divorces reaching over 41% in Shanghai alone, and many people feeling the drift […]
Latin America: Paying it Forward
By Jayna Richardson Eduardo and Diana Rivadeneira never could have predicted the path God had planned for them. After ten years of marriage, their relationship was broken. Years of alcohol, drugs, and infidelity had led them to separate. But everything changed when they turned to Jesus in the midst of their hopelessness and placed him […]