October 2019 Mission trip to the House of Hope in La Pintana

Hey VFC family and friends, it is that very important time of the year that we are planning our October / November 2019 Mission trip to the House of Hope in La Pintana Chile, South America. We are praying for 15 people of all ages looking to make a difference in the lives of childrenContinue reading “October 2019 Mission trip to the House of Hope in La Pintana”

Safe Place

It’s 3:25 in the morning, the doorbell rings. “Hello, hello, hello, Uncle Danny, Aunt Stephanie!!!” Shouts from the street. Who is this 15 year-old teen-child covered in a blanket, shivering from the cold, asking for help because she couldn’t be with the person she was living with any more due to very complex situations. “IContinue reading “Safe Place”

Update 1 VFC Oct / Nov 2017 Mission Trip

Our team of 8 people arrived this past Sunday October 29th. We have 4 from Minnesota, Paula, Lucy, Debra and Whitney, 2 from New York, Charlie and Kerry, 1 from Ohio Lee and of course 1 from Tennessee that’s me. All arrived safely but all were a little tired. We are glad they are hereContinue reading “Update 1 VFC Oct / Nov 2017 Mission Trip”

She Was Only 5 Years Old

When we thought of House of Hope as a residence for young people, our mind and heart was with the teenagers who were abandoned/vulnerable and also with the 5-year-old girls that we knew whose lives would be very difficult because there was no nuclear and extended family to take charge of them, to care forContinue reading “She Was Only 5 Years Old”