Divine Word Missionary Brother Larry Kieffer SVD faces some of the same problems that farmers everywhere experience—uncertain weather, insects, and changing prices. Bro. Larry, a native of Bellevue, Iowa, has been a missionary in Papua New Guinea for forty-four years. Divine Word Missionaries has about a hundred members in that South Pacific country. ...
Every job or vocation brings unique challenges and responsibilities. No matter our job or vocation, we can expect some hardship mixed in with success and joy. For mothers who have stayed home, it may be the ... Read More
The modern relief organization or non-profit at work in an impoverished country is typically helping resolve a specific issue: improving clean water access, providing medical care, offering skills training, or ... Read More
On March 14th, an intense cyclone made landfall in Mozambique, right near the port city of Beira, a town of about 500,000 people. Over the next few days, this storm dumped catastrophic amounts of water on the area, ... Read More