Blog: The Middle East

Teaching in the Classroom and Clinic

House of Ruth, Jordan

Computer Class

The computer class had 15 students this month and Laith is teaching them Microsoft Office. He has started with Microsoft Word and plans to finish Microsoft Office next month.


The women are learning very well and four of the ladies have started to work more independently. All are doing good and the mosaic pieces are selling as people like the ladies’ work.


Increasing Prosperity

Goat Loan Program, Jordan

The Goat Loan Program continues to prosper and be a gateway to help the individuals in the northern Jordanian villages.

Paying it Forward

Refugees in Jordan

Syrian Refugees in Jordan


Changed Lives

Sharing Friendship and Dreams

Vocational Training Program, Jordan


The Food Project is always in season because everyone loves to eat, especially when the food is yummy! It is also a blessing to all parties. The family who is preparing the food is helped financially and it is a great way to deepen relationships with all community members.


Learning New Skills and Hobbies

House of Ruth, Jordan

Mosaic Workshop Update


The Mosaic Workshop is going great and the ladies are learning as they work. They have started to learn new skills and are applying them immediately. The results have been wonderful!


Computer Class


A Growing Herd

Goat Loan Program, Jordan


All of the hosting families in the Goat Loan Program benefit from the goats’ milk. Some hosting families take the goats’ milk and sell it to meet their family’s needs. Goats’ milk is also used to produce butter, cheese and cream.  Some families sell extra goats to generate extra income for the household.


Beyond Tragedy and Heartbreak

Refugees in Jordan


Families Adopting Families


Farewell Faithful Friend