Sewing Center

28 Mar

Women in our Sewing Centers: Their Stories.

Marie: widowed with 2 children, third grade education. Fabiola: Single, 20 years old, 5 siblings, sixth grade education. Jeannette: mother of 4 children, abandoned by her husband, sixth grade education. Joyce: married, two children, husband seeks day-to-day work, she has a first grade education. Gloriosa: Mother of 5 children, husband has difficulty finding work due to handicap. She has a third grade education. Sephora: One child, no husband, no parents, no siblings, no support systems, fifth grade education. Florence: Married mother of three, disabled from a...

15 Jul

Rwanda News, July 2014

Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. Matthew 5:16 Dear Friends, We’ve been in a whirlwind of activity here, and I’d like to share with you a few highlights. Sunday School Training Last week, Love Alive hosted a 2-day seminar training church leaders on how to organize teach children’s Sunday school programs. Emphasis was made on the importance of children in the Bible, learning styles of children, effective teaching...

12 Mar

Love Alive Women’s Sewing Center, Kabuga.

I didn’t dream of this a year ago. In fact, my ideas were quite simple. I came to Rwanda simply with God as my guide. I simply wanted to show people His love, and trusted He would provide the ways. When last March we were able to provide a ladies group with 6 sewing machines I was thrilled. The women were blessed and excited, but that was as far as my plans went. Now, one year later, the ladies and their...