Kerusomen's Pastors Program in India is Growing...Fast.
Kerusomen is committed to partnering with indigenous Christian Ministers in their countries of origin by assisting them to make disciples while serving the helpless, poor, and needy in their communities. God is blessing this commitment...
above and beyond anything we could imagine.
For example, in 2015 in the state of Punjab, India, two new churches were planted...
Kerusomen Partners with Friends Needing Friends...Bringing New Hope to American Widows
Did you know?..
There are over 14 million widows in the United States today. That is an average of 40 widows for every church in the United States (AARP).
Over 700,000 women are widowed each year. (U.S. Bureau of the Census) Thom S. Rainer, Founder and CEO of Church Answers and previous president and CEO of Lifeway Christian Resources, describes the situation this way: “Upon the death of a spouse, a widow loses 75% of her support base...
There is a severe lack of food for the people living in the Northwest region of Haiti. The area is desert-like because of the lack of rain plus the lava-like ground condition makes it almost impossible to grow anything. Most people have only enough food to eat one meal each day....
James, the brother of Jesus wrote, "This is pure and
undefiled religion in the sight of our God and Father, to visit orphans and
widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world".
Unfortunately today, two thousand years later, widowhood has
become a "social death" for women in many developing countries
(especially in India and Africa).In
these areas unmarried women are "owned" and controlled by their
fathers, married women belong to their husbands, but widows fall into limbo,
become outcasts and no longer have any protector.