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 for them, to educate them and above all to love them.
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We asked a young woman who lives with us about her adaptation and she told us:
One of the things that I have like most is being able to do my own things and learn more,such as: How to wash in a washing machine for the first time because in the Home where I lived for 15 years I never washed because the caretakers did it and later where I lived as an adult we did not have a washing machine, so it was the first time that I did it. The same for cooking.
These little things are gigantic in the independent life. When we see this we also understand many other things about the reality of our youth and adolescents.
We ask for your prayers that we may adapt to one another and live together in peace.
This is a video of our mission in our community painting the C&MA La Granja Girls’ Home. A 64-member team working together to say, “We are the Church.” thanks to W.R.
Dear VFC Family, I pray that this communication finds you and your family doing well. Believe it or not, October is just around the corner and it is time to begin thinking and praying about “ you “ coming to Chile. We would love to have you as a part of our Team working at the House of Hope and helping to change lives. You can make a difference! It doesn’t matter what level of skills you have, what matters is do you have a heart for Jesus and do you want to make a difference in the lives of street and orphaned children. If you do, please come or send someone and become that “ light “ that is so desperately needed in the community of La Pintana Chile. Attached is our promotional flyer along with our application and release forms. If you have any questions please give me a call @ 615 973 9837. Continue reading Next Trip