Childcare and Advocacy

#25 Meet Sharon

By |2019-12-30T21:59:28+00:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy, Community Development|Tags: , , , |

Meet Sharon, a mother of twins who came to Good Shepherd's Fold seeking help for her son. Sharon's experience at GSF inspired her to put her trust in God! Partner with Us! Over the last 25 years, we have experienced God’s faithfulness in tremendous ways. With a wealth [...]

#22 Meet Penninah

By |2019-12-20T20:59:33+00:00December 20th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy|Tags: , , |

Meet Penninah, a skilled social worker who has spent the last 6 years ministering to the children in residence at GSF as the Childcare Manager. “I work with the children in residence at GSF on a daily basis, and seeing the housemothers care for the children has inspired me and helped me to embrace motherhood. [...]

#19 Meet Miriam

By |2019-12-10T17:39:17+00:00December 10th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy|Tags: , |

Meet Miriam, a loving and nurturing caregiver for children in residence at GSF. “I thought God didn’t care about me anymore. I had no work and my family was mad at me for getting pregnant in high school. Through GSF, God has brought back hope, love, and happiness in me. Now I have work, and I [...]

#8 Meet Diana

By |2019-11-20T09:38:02+00:00November 1st, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy|Tags: , |

Meet Diana, a committed caregiver at the baby house who has served at GSF for over 7 years.  “There a was time we received a baby at the GSF Baby House that was 6 months old, but the baby weighed only 2 kilograms (around 5 pounds). We were surprised and had fear in our hearts. [...]

#5 Meet a Previous Resident

By |2019-11-21T08:08:17+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy|Tags: , |

“Since 1996, God has shown His faithfulness through Good Shepherd’s Fold by providing all of my basic needs for as long as I remember. When I lived at GSF, they gave me food, clothes, shelter. They took me to school. I am grateful for what GSF has done. I do not know how I can [...]

#3 Meet Jeanner

By |2019-11-21T14:31:46+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: 25 Years, Childcare and Advocacy|Tags: , |

Meet Jeanner, the residential social worker here at GSF and watch this video to see how God taught her to trust Him! Partner with Us! Over the last 25 years, we have experienced God’s faithfulness in tremendous ways. With a wealth of years to look back on, we have the [...]

Fold Focus: Introducing Leticia

By |2018-07-23T10:44:03+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, Fold Focus, News|

We would like to introduce to you Leticia, one of our GSF girls who is as sweet as her favorite food! She likes the colors pink and red, enjoys swimming, and her favorite food is “sweeties”-- what GSF kids call candy, such as lollipops. Leticia just turned eight this month, and has just transitioned from junior church at GSF [...]

Giving Hope this Giving Tuesday

By |2018-07-18T12:12:29+00:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, News|

Four years old and abandoned by his father, Junior was invisible in his community. Claiming a child with Cerebral Palsy would bring shame to the family. Junior's malnourished and weak body spoke of the neglect and rejection. Junior's life dramatically changed in March when he was brought to live at Good Shepherd's Fold. The young boy who [...]

Better Together

By |2018-07-18T12:12:29+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, News|

Do you remember Joshua? Joshua came to GSF on his first day of life back in February. The tragedy of Joshua's mother dying during childbirth had his family in grief and crisis, and GSF stepped in to provide emergency care. Joshua was with us for less than a month before he fell sick with neonatal sepsis. After an emergency [...]

Fold Focus: Meet Luke

By |2018-07-18T12:12:29+00:00June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Childcare and Advocacy, Fold Focus, News|

Luke came to GSF recently when he was only two days old. Thankfully, he weighed five pounds and was in good health. The nurses at GSF stepped into action, assuring that Luke would have an easy transition into life at the GSF Babies' Home. As soon as he arrived, he ate and slept quickly! He now lives in the safety, [...]