As we have looked at the need for Structure and Talking and Time for our children and youth over the last few months, Organized Play is another area of need. Everyone needs an outlet to be able to express their emotions. Our Lord is so creative and He has given us various ways to show … Read more
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The following is an edited scenario of a real-life trafficking case and how innocently it happened from a Facebook Post. It has been copied and shared with permission. Please read and consider before you Facebook Post anything! A Simple Facebook Post A guy sends you a friend request. He looks nice enough, so you check … Read more
Children are isolated as never before with all of the changes COVID 19 has brought to their lives. As reported in christianpost.com, 7/31/20, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated that suicide was already the second leading cause of death for youth ages 10-14 in 2019 and the rate has nearly tripled for older teens, … Read more
Many of our children are socially isolated these days as they await school to fully open up again. They are desperate to communicate and if we are not making ourselves available for our children, then they may find negative outlets for communication. As we have seen, there is a rise in depression, mental health issues, … Read more
As children learn how to navigate new routines and varied environments for this year, having a routine and structure will be more important than ever. Please read below about the importance of Structure in a child’s life. Consider the ones you have established, or need to establish, for your children. If we think of “structure” … Read more
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CCTI has been blessed by our recent partnership with CURE International (www.cure.org). We are looking forward to training more of their staff in our Train the Trainer material in the next year. So that they can spread the seeds and continue the training throughout the organization. CURE is a non-profit organization that operates charitable hospitals … Read more
When a Mask Broke a Camel’s Back: How to Love and Care for Children with Disabilities During Covid-19
CCTI is blessed to have our teammate, Natalie Flicker, share her life with disabilities with us and to keep us grounded on the struggles of many that we may not know about otherwise. We pray you are equally blessed by her reminder to us all and that you can use the information to be on … Read more
Dear Friend: One of the lessons we learned from the election of Donald Trump as the next President is that many Americans are fed up with the status quo. In order to survive, political structures and movements will have have to adapt to an American populace that wants to see real change and real progress. … Read more
Exodus Cry is excited to announce the release of their new film, Liberated: Hookup Culture and the New Sexual Revolution, in 2017! Benjamin Nolot, Exodus Cry CEO and Founder, says this about the project: “After completing our first documentary, Nefarious: Merchant of Souls, we felt compelled to tell the next chapter of this story. Sex trafficking … Read more
“CODE BLUE!” Rewind: April 1, 1995: I first get the message from the Holy Spirit. Loud and Clear. Fast forward: July 26, 2016: Mary texts this to me: “E, while rifling through the file cabinet I came across your notes re your “CODE BLUE!” June 1995 article in Charisma Magazine’s column, “What Is The … Read more
Dear Praying Friends, November is National Orphan Awareness Month. It’s a time when Christians around the world stand in solidarity to observe “Orphan Sunday” and champion the cause of the vulnerable. By definition, an orphan is a child bereft through death or disappearance of, abandonment or desertion by, or separation or loss from both parents … Read more
Praise the LORD for open doors for a time such as this! Please pray for CCTI as we respond to requests for training and resources to bring the healing and hope of Jesus to children in crisis world-wide! Resources: Pray for Dr. Kilbourn and contributing authors who are working on five new module additions to … Read more
Empty Frames Initiative is a new endeavor that looks to empower orphans again out of state care to tell their stories and find hope in Christ Empty Frames Initiative launched November 5th at the Together for Adoption Conference in Durham, NC. Their tour of the U.S. will start on the East Coast January 2016 (official start date … Read more