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May 2021 Barnabas Letter

Please CLICK on the image below to read the entire May 2021 Barnabas Newsletter. Thank you for downloading the May 2021 Barnabas! We appreciate your continued support always. *A Ministry of WEC International.

Further Stress for The US Foster Care System

US Foster Care Systems Struggle To Met Needs of Kids Due to COVID-19. What is Easterseals? Easterseals is a program that specializes in therapeutic foster care, which is a Medicaid billable service and requires additional training than your traditional foster care requirements.  The foster kids in this program have been in the foster care system … Read more

What is The Empty Frames Initiative?

May is Foster Care Awareness Month and CCTI is dedicated this month to focus on the needs of Foster Kids. So, read on to find out more now. Who We Are Empty Frames Initiative is a non-profit whose mission is to empower orphaned and vulnerable youth as they transition out of state care. We look … Read more

March 2021 Barnabas Letter

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Care for The Caregiver

Caregivers are often some of the most unselfish people globally, constantly looking out for others’ needs before ever considering themselves. However, caregivers have to make sure they put on their masks….no, not the ones we are all having to wear in our world today, but the mask that the airlines provide in the case of … Read more

Caregivers – How Can We Help Them

Do you have friends who are caregivers? Read the attached article to find suggestions for ways to minister to them. If you have other ideas, please share them here as well! We are the Cope family and live in Erie, Colorado, USA.  My name is Ann, my husband is Robb, and we are parents to … Read more

When Harry Became Sally: A Compassionate Response to the Transgender Movement

What Christian worldview do you believe is most under attack today? The rights of our children are at stake! Especially Transgender children. Please take the time to read the following and consider how God wants you to respond. What was once unthinkable has become unquestionable. And so, every Christian must know how to engage this … Read more

Attack On the Family

When you consider the concept of a family today, what comes to your mind? In India, the practice known as female infanticide has implications on the country’s family unit. Read on to find out one missionary’s take on the Indian family unit below. Family is divine in origin and has a specific place in God’s … Read more

January 2021 Barnabas Letter

Please CLICK on the image below to read the entire December 2020 Barnabas Newsletter. Thank you for downloading the January 2021 Barnabas! We appreciate your continued support always. *A Ministry of WEC International.

Refugee Children – Welcomed Aliens

The children make-up half of the refugee population. Read this missionary’s first-hand account of how you can reach these traumatized refugee children. “… I was a stranger and you welcomed me in…” (Matthew 25:35). Though Christmas has passed, the Story has just begun.  Soon after Jesus’ birth, his family had to flee – they were … Read more

Call to Action

How can we, the church, reach out to the increasing number of refugees? Read the attached for your call to action! In Leviticus 19:34 it states, “The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born. Love them as yourself, for you were foreigners in Egypt. I AM the Lord your God.” And yet, … Read more

God Is Never Late

Missionaries are finding creative ways to minister to refugees during this time of pandemic. Read and find out how God is providing! “Could you use computers for your ESL students?” a man asked me after I finished speaking at a men’s breakfast at our church.   I thought for a minute. I couldn’t imagine many … Read more

December 2020 Barnabas Letter

Please CLICK on the image below to read the entire December 2020 Barnabas Newsletter. Thank you for downloading the December 2020 Barnabas! We appreciate your continued support always. *A Ministry of WEC International.

REFLECTION ON CELEBRATION

We celebrate the Ministry of our Founder and Curriculum Developer this Christmas season with reflections from Dr. Phyllis Kilbourn on her 50+ years of Service with her retirement letter. Merry Christmas from the CCTI staff! I shall speak of the power of your awesome acts. And I will tell of your great deeds. I will … Read more

Healing from the Inside Out

As we wrap up our series on the importance of STOP (Structure, Talking and Time, Organized Play, and Parental Support) during this season of the pandemic, we see how to incorporate Parental Support into the child’s life. As you will see, using all four of these elements together is vital to the successful healing of … Read more

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