Posts Tagged ‘Shoes for Orphans Souls’

See How You Provided Hope for This Family in Guatemala!

“There is one final child who will need shoes today,” they said as they led 4 year old Wendy over to me.   Her faced seemed slightly unsure of me as I led her to a chair and helped her take off her old, dirty, worn out sandals. Wendy’s concern broke into excitement when I presented her brand new velcro sneakers thanks to many WAYFM listeners just like you! Joy here, and I am in Guatemala with… … Continue reading

A True Story About How Shoes Lead Right to the Gospel

Two years ago, Joy traveled to Peru with Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls and got to put the actual shoes on these sweet children’s feet. The shoes were provided by WAY-FM supporters just like you during one of our Pledge Drives. We want to make another huge impact in Guatemala this year, so Joy is bringing back what she wrote during her trip. Joy here from Lima, Peru! We visited an orphanage today that was… … Continue reading

A Simple Way to Love Where It’s Needed Most

Every girl deserves to have at least one moment when she feels loved and beautiful. The orphan girls in Peru often feel abandoned and unloved. Their families either do not want them or they come from abusive homes. Today in Cusco, Peru you made so many girls feel special and so beautiful! A pair ofshoes is nothing to us. I personally have around 50 pairs of shoes, but for the orphans in Peru they are… … Continue reading

How a Pair of Shoes Can Make All the Difference

You may not realize what a pair of shoes can do. Shoes gave us an avenue to share Jesus in government orphanages and you should have seen the smiles on the kids faces! Actually… you can! Here’s a re-cap of Joy’s trip to Peru with Shoes for Orphans Souls. Thank you for donating shoes during our last Pledge Drive! We’re grateful for your generosity! … Continue reading

“Mamma”

That is what I was called several times today at the orphanage for babies and each time it broke my heart. I’m in Lima, Peru this week with Shoes for Orphan Souls. During our spring pledge drive, everyone who pledged $30 a month also donated a pair of shoes for orphans in Peru. This week I am delivering them with a team and putting them on the kid’s feet! Thank you for helping to provide… … Continue reading