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August 2020 Barnabas Letter

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What Is CURE?

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

From Manhattan Project: Pro-Life to Pro Abundant Life

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

New Film Addressing the Root of Sex Trafficking

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

ENI Newsletter: Founder’s Message

“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

Orphan Awareness Month

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

Pray for CCTI Opportunities!

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

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

3 Online Trends Parents Need to Warn Their Kids About

Taken from an online article, 3 Online Trends Parents Need to Warn Their Kids About, by Ava Pennington. Click here to read the full article. When it comes to online activity, our children are typically the targets and law enforcement is usually a few steps behind. That’s why it’s up to us, as parents, to take … Read more

FAAST Announces Training Course on Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation

Faith Alliance Against Slavery and Trafficking is holding three Hands that Heal Trainings this winter. Costa Meca, CA – December 14-16, 2015 Bali, Indonesia – February 24-27, 2016 Miami, FL – April 7-9, 2016 For more details about how to register, please email faast@faastinternational.org Visit the FAAST website

Global 4/14 Day 2016

April 14, 2016 is Global 4/14 Day! Children and youth, the 4/14 Window, represent a golden window of opportunity for the global church. The 4/14 Window strives to REACH, RESCUE, ROOT and RELEASE young people all over the world to grab hold of their inheritance in Christ and transform the world around them through His … Read more

A Report from Gentle Hands Orphanage

-A Place Where the Heart of Jesus is Real and Plentiful! Shame does not allow her to keep this child. Culture frowns on what she has done and her family line had been unblemished. Not to mention their religion does not practice grace but only punishment for this behavior. Conceived out of wedlock, she was … Read more

Important Conversation about Children and Pornography

Janette Pepall has written an article for National Training for Children at Risk about how the prevalence of pornography in society is impacting children. Click here to read As Parents, Families, Communities and Societies: When do we have the important conversation about Children and Pornography?

Organized Play

Why Organized Play Is Vital By Charity Graff He was wild. He ran around the room stopping just to touch, throw, drop, or bang the toys set so nicely on the shelves. He could be distracted for a few moments only to tear away from the touch of his assigned caregiver. It was as though … Read more

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