Dry Turkey for Thanksgiving

Dry Turkey for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving at “The Farm” has been a staple of my family’s holiday season for over five decades. What was perhaps originally intended to be a one-off gathering of family all the way back in 1963 miraculously perpetuated into a tradition that has endured through the passing of loved ones, familial hardships, and certainly a few burnt turkeys. Year after year, no matter the circumstance, we…

Water@Work Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Water@Work Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Water@Work Ministry has again joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 29, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and immediately following the widely recognized shopping events ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Monday’. Its goal is to kick-off…

Crisis in Haiti: Hurricane Matthew

Crisis in Haiti: Hurricane Matthew

The U.S. National Hurricane Center called it the strongest hurricane in the Atlantic since Felix in 2007. The 12-day weather event, named “Hurricane Matthew” ravaged the Caribbean and moved north along the Atlantic seaboard, growing into a powerful Category 5 storm. It moved through the Caribbean region with maximum sustained winds of 160 mph, devastating areas of the Caribbean and the U.S. Carolina coast before…

Golf Tournament Was Great Success for Clean Water [PHOTO GALLERY]

Golf Tournament Was Great Success for Clean Water [PHOTO GALLERY]

On Monday, October 3rd, 2016, Water@Work Ministry held its THIRD Annual Clean Water-to-Living Water Golf Tournament. The event was held at Laurel Springs Golf Course in Duluth, Georgia and all funds raised are going to support the Dominican Republic-based, clean water ministry effort. Eleven teams participated this year in a ‘best ball’ tournament that began after a luncheon on the clubhouse patio. The golfers and…

Bursting Forth for the Children of the Dominican Republic

Bursting Forth for the Children of the Dominican Republic

By Lauren Borders The first Vacation Bible School song I ever learned to sing in Spanish was “I got the Joy, Joy, Joy,” which has the potential of being as infuriating as “It’s a Small World” on loop but is a gift from God to hear from the mouths of children. Yo tengo gozo, gladness I have never seen children more full of this word…