Orphan Sunday Resources

Orphan Sunday is right around the corner!  Would you consider highlighting Embracing Hope Ethiopia this Orphan Sunday, November 2nd? We believe that there is a biblical mandate to care for the orphan and we love watching as people respond to that call through adoption and orphan care.  As adoptive parents of 3 children we firmly believe in answering the call to adopt orphans and providing families for those who have none. At… Read More

EHE’s North American Tour 2014

The Shannon Family is going to be taking EHE on the road this summer/fall and we would love to come share the work of Embracing Hope Ethiopia in a city near you.  Would you like us to come to your area? Late July through Mid-October.  We are looking for the opportunity to get in front of churches, adoption groups or even living rooms full of people.  We are amazed at all God… Read More

Thoughts on Orphan Sunday

Tomorrow is Orphan Sunday.  It is great opportunity to pray for orphans and widows throughout their world and again highlight their plight and ask God what our responsibility is to them.  Even here in Addis Ababa we will be praying for them tomorrow.  We will pray for them and then within seconds be confronted by the reality of their situation as we exit our church compound. Orphan Sunday brings up a number… Read More