Mulu’s Story of Redemptive Lift

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Widowed women empowered to create a new lift for themselves and their children.

“My name is Mulu Bekele and I am 37 years old. When I was 30 years old my husband died due to complications from HIV/AIDS, leaving me and our 6 … Read More

A Leader’s Passion for Women in Her Community

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Asrat is part of the Petros Network Ethiopian team and oversees our Women & Children programs. When Asrat greets you, she is warm and kind. Within a few minutes of … Read More

The Gift of Hope

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Gift of Hope - Irgibe's Story

IRGIBE’S STORY Pure joy exudes from Irgibe! She lives in a world where women typically have very little to no control over their circumstances, but Irgibe was given the gift … Read More

Petros Network Women Extending Kindness

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Petros Network Women Extending Kindness

The hope we have in Christ is a powerful tool! This hope compels us to extend kindness and generosity that is unexplainable to the hopeless. It’s so powerful that we named … Read More

For the Love of Women and Children

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For the love of women and children

No one works harder than a mother with a starving child. The Covid-19 virus is affecting women differently than men and that is particularly true of women in the developing … Read More

Stories of Hope

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In light of COVID-19 we wanted share with you some stories of HOPE and transformation. The women in The Tesfa Project—Women’s Empowerment Program are transforming their communities and bringing HOPE to the lives … Read More

TESFA Microgrant Savings Program

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The TESFA Project in on a mission to break the cycle of poverty and chronic hunger among Ethiopia’s most vulnerable – impoverished widowed mothers – and offer a life of dignity … Read More

Gelane’s TESFA Story

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We are excited to share with you the story of Gelane Buta.  On a recent Petros Network Life Impact Trip we were able to meet with Gelane, one of our widows in … Read More

Beauty from Ashes

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On our most recent trip this winter, we met in small groups with the 50+ women in the Petros Network Women — TESFA Project, a women’s empowerment project focusing on widowed … Read More

Living in HOPE, Even When It is Hard….

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We are excited to share this next story of Negase Wokamale. She was so eager to be interviewed by our TESFA Project — Women’s Empowerment team that she came and … Read More