April Prayer Focus 2019

I want to help “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.” Matthew 28:5-6 Monday 1st – Saturday 6th: This week we pray for Zimbabwe following the devastation… Read more »

Urgent Response to Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe

I want to help Global Care is seeking donations to support its project in Chipinge, Zimbabwe in light of the recent devastation caused by Cyclone Idai. News reports show that parts of Southern Africa have been left devastated in the wake of Cyclone Idai, which swept through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Hundreds of people have… Read more »

Jungle Man

I want to help As I spent time with DS I was reminded once again how special so many of our partners are. A self-confessed “jungle man”, he feels out of place in town. Even though we met in an area of north-western Thailand which feels fairly remote to me, he still feels uncomfortable. We… Read more »

So you’d like your £3 to do more than buy coffee?

I want to help *Samir, in Kolkata, India, fractured his hand – an xray, painkillers and strapping cost just £1.39 *Yasmin in Sri Lanka contracted a nasty nasal infection after sticking her face in a dirty fish tank to watch the fish. Antibiotics cost just £2.05 Neither of these children’s families could afford medical care…. Read more »

Prayer Focus March 2019

I want to help “He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.” Isaiah 53:5 Friday 1st – Saturday 9th: This week we mark the start of Lent and pray for our ‘Children At Risk’ programme*,… Read more »

Newsbrief Spring 2019

I want to help In this issue: Lent Appeal 2019, Surviving Isis, Making Waves again and much more!

The Power of Privilege

I want to help Nine year-old Chanti* was desperate to go to school. But her parents needed money, and they made her work as a cleaner in the home of a rich couple in nearby Kalyan. Unfortunately it was not a safe place for this young girl. Whenever his wife was out, the man in… Read more »

Surviving the Syrian Civil War

I want to help Twelve year-old *Haya was born in Raqqa, and lived there through most of the war, at the heart of ISIS’ Caliphate. The family made several unsuccessful attempts to leave. Finally, after ISIS were forced out, the family fled to Lebanon in 2017, and Haya began attending Global Care’s Shack School. “After… Read more »

Making Waves 2019: Dragon Boat Race Saturday 29 June

I want to help Will you help us make more waves for vulnerable children? Following the success of our inaugural Dragon Boat Regatta in 2018, ‘Making Waves’ is back in 2019, bigger and better than ever! We’re looking for ten teams of 13-15 people to battle it out on the River Avon, in St Nicholas… Read more »

Prayer Focus February 2019

I want to help Global Care Prayer Focus  February 2019 “Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.”  Isaiah: 1:17 Friday 1st – Saturday 9th: This week we pray for Jonathan, Head of Operations, who returns from a trip to Thailand… Read more »