Since the first day we arrived in Budapest, there has been a family that has come to our door regularly to beg. Though we are very glad to give to them, it has always been difficult to communicate with them. Little by little I have been learning some Hungarian and little by little getting toContinue reading “Christmas eve visit to Roma family in our neighborhood”
Pam and the kids had fun making Rice Krispy houses and a church, and as you can see, Daniel loaded his with plenty of candy.
Thank you for your loving prayers and support. Watch a 30-second video of pictures from the food parcel distribution:
This is the manger scene (here on my parents’ coffee table in their living room) that they have used annually since I was two years old. I remember playing with it many times.
THE NEW KING Stars are shining far away, baby Jesus on the hay, Wisemen coming from Eastern lands, shepherds watching their sheep and lambs, When what to the drooping eyes did appear but a host of angels who sang in good cheer! “Christ Jesus the king has been born this night so go see himContinue reading “Kirsten’s Christmas Poem”
We’re so thankful for a family in our church who is organizing a great outreach to poor Roma children and families in NE Hungary. By God’s grace we were able to help buy food packages for over 30 families. Each packet had the following contents: (By the way, 1 kg [kilogram] is 2.2 lbs., 1Continue reading “Food packets for Christmas”
Friends from our church are organizing a drive to provide food boxes for 80 Roma families in Hungarian villages.
We have such a wonderful church here in Budapest. A family in our church is organizing outreach to Roma children with 500 shoe boxes for Christmas. We were privileged to help pack some of them up after church a couple weeks ago.