Thursday, November 3, 2011

November 6th - Orphan Sunday

November 6th is Orphan Sunday.
 “defending the cause of the fatherless” (Isaiah 1:17)
1 child matters
1 God and Father to all

1 child matters in a sea of 18.3 million orphans worldwide (Christians Alliance for Orphans)


The Numbers

  • Total estimated number of orphans worldwide:  163 million
  • Estimated number that have lost a mother: 55.3 million
  • Estimated number that have lost a father: 126 million
  • Estimated number of “double orphans”:  18.3 million
  • See breakdown by country here.
  • Number of caring adults it takes to make a life-long difference for an orphan:  1

defend the cause...
1 year & 4 days waiting to bring our bub home

1 comment:

kera said...

.......the reason why we're doing what we're doing! love you my sweet friend!