Opening Note: Someone once said that volunteers represent LOVE put into action. How much truth is in this sentence! If we look closely, starting with the Old Testament, book of Deuteronomy, God clearly states what He is expecting from His people: to love Him and to love their neighbor. Christ changed this expectation into a […]
Opening Note: 25 years have passed since God entrusted us with a mission. At times it was hard, we felt useless and incapable and other times we wondered: why us? We have had only one certainty in this whole time: God’s word « I will be with you ». In all these years of serving, […]
On the 4th of June 2016 we had the 25th Anniversary of Charis Foundation. It was a time of celebration and remembrance of all the beautiful moments God granted us. To God be the glory!
Opening Note: In the last few years, we have served in some Gypsy communities through the Nehemiah Program. Working in these communities in not easy. Their needs are many, there are many cultural differences, and their lifestyle is different compared to ours. Many times, their needs and expectations can be fulfilled only partially. In many […]
Opening Note: In our wish to help the people who live on the streets, in an unhealthy environment, under water supply pipes or in houses looking more like animal shelters, I have experienced three touching situations. First, somewhere in the centre of the town, there are 18 people living together: children, young people, and adults. […]