In Their Distress Blog

Articles and updates on caring for orphans

A Series On Statelessness: What Does It Mean To Be Stateless?

"Invisible" people exist all around the world. They are commonly referred to as "stateless." But in some places, they're also known as "the erased". According to the UNHCR, “The international legal definition of a stateless person is “a person who is not...

Practical Ways To Care For Orphans In Your Own Neighborhood

When caring for the orphan seems limited to those "legitimized" by the government including international institutions, local programs, and those "approved to adopt" by various state and country entities, what is the unaffiliated Christian supposed to do?...

3 Reasons Why Christians Aren’t Caring For The Orphan

When we look at the world around us, we don't have to look too far to find pain and suffering. For many, this is a reason to doubt God's existence or even His goodness. They ask God, "Why?" and "don't receive an answer." However, the answer...